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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Murray Bridge

Information on this station was last updated on Sunday, April 11, 2021

Murray Bridge Station
Murray Bridge Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Murray Bridge 34 URP
Murray Bridge 34 URP     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Murray Bridge Hazmat
Murray Bridge Hazmat     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Murray Bridge Pumper
Murray Bridge Pumper     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide
Murray Bridge QRV
Murray Bridge QRV     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New Pumper delivered October 2006
New QRV delivered August 2016
New 34URP delivered March 2019
New Hazmat delivered July 2019

Station Information
Region : Region 3
Group : Swanport Group
Established: 1956

Contact Information
Physical Location Thomas Street, Murray Bridge SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 123D Ref: 406126
GPS Latitude: -35.115502 Longitude: 139.250869
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8532 1294
Fax (08) 8532 4860
Postal Address PO Box 393,
Murray Bridge SA 5253
E-mail Murray Bridge - murraybridgecfs@gmail.com

How To Join
Training Occurs Tuesday 7:00pm
Advice to Recruits Please attend or phone station on a training night, or contact the Captain, Jiron Blacket on 0457 560 125
Advice to Cadets Please contact the Captain, Jiron Blacket on 0457 560 125 or attend the station on a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Murray Bridge 34URP 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS 139-260
Water Capacity: 2600 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S038AQR
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
Murray Bridge Hazmat Hazmat Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu NPR 75-190
Registration Number: S332AQX
Equipment: Hazmat
Lighting
Generator
Murray Bridge Pumper Medium Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTR900
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB670
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Quick Fill Pump
Thermal Imaging Camera
Specialist Equipment: Quick cut saw
Murray Bridge QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Ford Ranger
Water Capacity: 400 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S043AQS
Equipment:

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Airport / Airstrip - Aviation Airports and Airstrips
EMA - Enhanced Mutual Aid
Hazmat - Chemical Spill Decontamination
Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 6 sets
BA Compressor
Chainsaw - 3 saw(s)
Floating Pump - 1 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 160 Litres
Portable Generator - 2 unit(s)
GPS - 3 unit(s)
Hazmat Equipment - 1 set
Portable flood lighting - 2 set(s)
Quick Fill Pump
Specialist Equipment - Quick cut saw
Thermal Imaging Camera
 
Response Area Includes : Airport / Airstrip - Aircraft landing area
Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 206
VHF Radio Channel: 17, 49, 63

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 147 Responses
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities - 765 3 2.04% 5 Hrs 0.06%
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 1 0.68% 4 Hrs 0.05%
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 4 2.72% 72 Hrs 0.86%
Animal rescue 2 1.36% 14 Hrs 0.17%
Assist other agencies 6 4.08% 173 Hrs 2.06%
Assist police or other gov. agency 1 0.68% 185 Hrs 2.21%
Building fire 7 4.76% 278 Hrs 3.32%
Building fire - content only 5 3.40% 500 Hrs 5.96%
Building fire - structure & content 8 5.44% 453 Hrs 5.40%
Building fire - structure only 3 2.04% 23 Hrs 0.27%
Did not arrive (stop call) 14 9.52% 47 Hrs 0.56%
Dumpster or other outside trash 1 0.68% 24 Hrs 0.29%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management - 730 3 2.04% 21 Hrs 0.25%
Good intent call 10 6.80% 202 Hrs 2.41%
Grass or stubble fire 15 10.20% 669 Hrs 7.98%
Hazardous material 4 2.72% 157 Hrs 1.87%
Investigation (smoke) 3 2.04% 12 Hrs 0.14%
Mobile property / vehicle 3 2.04% 307 Hrs 3.66%
Mobile property fire - passenger vehicle 1 0.68% 117 Hrs 1.40%
Mobile property fire - road transport vehicle 1 0.68% 6 Hrs 0.07%
Mobile property fire - water vessel 1 0.68% N/A
Odour or gas leak 2 1.36% 6 Hrs 0.07%
Overheated motor 1 0.68% 2 Hrs 0.02%
Private alarm - smoke detector malfunction 1 0.68% 2 Hrs 0.02%
Rubbish bin 1 0.68% 77 Hrs 0.92%
Rubbish fire 8 5.44% 245 Hrs 2.92%
Rubbish, refuse or waste - abandoned outside 3 2.04% 152 Hrs 1.81%
Scrub and grass fire 9 6.12% 3,332 Hrs 39.74%
Search 1 0.68% N/A
Simulated condition (incense, candles) - 758 1 0.68% 3 Hrs 0.04%
Tree down 3 2.04% 21 Hrs 0.25%
Vehicle accident / no injury 7 4.76% 338 Hrs 4.03%
Vehicle accident rescue 3 2.04% 333 Hrs 3.97%
Vehicle accident with injuries 11 7.48% 604 Hrs 7.20%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 147 8,384 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 134 19919 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 175 2270 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 178 1320 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 232 3106 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 178 2159 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 183 2525 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 200 2516 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 182 1691 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 171 1561 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 154 1795 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 153 1067 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 188 1826 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 132 1558 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 130 2312 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 124 1462 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 131 2000 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 109 1160 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 106 1860 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 106
Total Incidents for 1999-00 62
Total Incidents for 1998-99 126
Total Incidents for 1997-98 126

Post Codes
In Response Area
5253 5254
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Avoca Dell,
Brinkley, SA
Burdett, SA
Gifford Hill, SA
Long Flat, SA
Mobilong, SA
Monteith, SA
Murray Bridge, SA
Murray Bridge East, SA
Murray Bridge North, SA
Murray Bridge South, SA
Northern Heights, SA
Pallamana, SA
Riverglades, SA
Rocky Gully, SA
Swanport, SA
Toora, SA
White Sands, SA

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