South Australian Country Fire Service Promotions Unit

Raising awareness of the roles, training and activities of CFS Volunteers state-wide

 
SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Port Broughton

Information on this station was last updated on Friday, March 12, 2021

Port Broughton Station
Port Broughton Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Port Broughton 24P
Port Broughton 24P     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide
Port Broughton 34
Port Broughton 34     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide

Comments On Station New 24P appliance delivered August 2004
New 34 delivered September 2016

Station Information
Region : Region 4
Group : Spencer Group
Established: 1952

Contact Information
Physical Location 20 Harvey Street, Port Broughton SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: YPMN 297 Ref: 721785
GPS Latitude: -33.599730 Longitude: 137.932085
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8635 2053
Fax (08) 8635 3041
Postal Address 10a Spencer Hwy,
Port Broughton SA 5522
E-mail Port Broughton CFS - portbroughtoncfs@internode.on.net

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesday 7:00 pm
Advice to Recruits Please attend the station on a training night
Advice to Cadets Please attend the station on a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Broughton 24P 4WD, 2000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB151
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
GPS
Defibrillation Equipment
Thermal Imaging Camera
Port Broughton 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S327AQN
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Defibrillation Equipment

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : 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 - 4 sets
Chainsaw
Defibrillator - 2 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 60 Litres
Portable Generator
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Thermal Imaging Camera
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 074 & 059
VHF Radio Channel: 72, 82, 78
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9, 19, 29

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 56 Responses
Accidental operation of alarm, human activity simulated cond. - 762 2 3.57% 118 Hrs 2.84%
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities - 765 5 8.93% 261 Hrs 6.29%
Assist other agencies 7 12.50% 247 Hrs 5.95%
Building fire 2 3.57% 280 Hrs 6.75%
Cooking fumes (toast or foodstuffs) - 756 2 3.57% 128 Hrs 3.08%
Cover assignment 1 1.79% 28 Hrs 0.67%
Detector suspected malfunction - 747 1 1.79% 72 Hrs 1.73%
Did not arrive (stop call) 2 3.57% 77 Hrs 1.85%
Good intent call 1 1.79% N/A
Grain / crop fire 1 1.79% N/A
Grass or stubble fire 5 8.93% 180 Hrs 4.34%
Haystack 2 3.57% 112 Hrs 2.70%
Heat/thermal detector operated, no fire, heat from source - 752 3 5.36% 125 Hrs 3.01%
Investigation (smoke) 1 1.79% 3 Hrs 0.07%
Mailbox, bbq, gas bottle, playground 1 1.79% 112 Hrs 2.70%
Malicious false alarm - or mischevious damage to mcp or det/spkl - 711 1 1.79% 138 Hrs 3.32%
Mobile property / vehicle 1 1.79% 6 Hrs 0.14%
Other (outside fire) 1 1.79% 85 Hrs 2.05%
Outside fire (not rubbish)/goodwill bins 1 1.79% 127 Hrs 3.06%
Scrub and grass fire 11 19.64% 1,752 Hrs 42.21%
Severe weather and natural disaster 1 1.79% 73 Hrs 1.76%
Tree down 1 1.79% 79 Hrs 1.90%
Vehicle accident / no injury 2 3.57% 74 Hrs 1.78%
Vehicle accident with injuries 1 1.79% 74 Hrs 1.78%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 56 4,151 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 34 2265 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 33 625 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 39 442 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 43 926 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 36 514 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 33 821 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 29 372 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 30 806 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 22 267 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 39 463 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 22 504 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 22 231 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 10 58 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 12 115 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 33 353 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 11 141 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 24 182 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 17 172 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 24
Total Incidents for 1999-00 34
Total Incidents for 1998-99 21
Total Incidents for 1997-98 27

Post Codes
In Response Area
5522 5523
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Clements Gap, SA
Fisherman Bay, SA
Port Broughton, SA

Update Station Details