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SA Country Fire Service Station

Robertstown

Information on this station was last updated on Thursday, March 4, 2021

Robertstown Station
Robertstown Station     -     Picture by Athol Rayson
Robertstown 34
Robertstown 34     -     Picture by Josh Jeffree

Comments On Station New 34 delivered July 2020

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Gilbert Group
Established: 1953

Contact Information
Physical Location Corey Street, Robertstown SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: YPMN 237 Ref: 229372
GPS Latitude: -33.989860 Longitude: 139.083448
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8581 7256
Postal Address 1 Springhut Creek Rd,
Robertstown SA 5381

How To Join
Training Occurs As arranged
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Brigade Captain, Adrian Schmidt
Advice to Cadets Please contact the Brigade Captain, Adrian Schmidt

Vehicles & Appliances
Robertstown 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS 139 - 260
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Registration Number: S058BQB
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 - 2 sets
Chainsaw
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Silos - Grain Silos
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 097 & 077
VHF Radio Channel: 63, 62, 58
UHF CB Radio Channel: 30

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 16 Responses
Accidental operation of alarm, human activity simulated cond. - 762 1 6.25% 1 Hrs 0.11%
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities - 765 1 6.25% 19 Hrs 2.04%
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 2 12.50% 73 Hrs 7.83%
Cover assignment 2 12.50% 106 Hrs 11.37%
Did not arrive (stop call) 1 6.25% 1 Hrs 0.11%
Grass or stubble fire 5 31.25% 295 Hrs 31.65%
Other (outside fire) 1 6.25% 218 Hrs 23.39%
Scrub and grass fire 1 6.25% 45 Hrs 4.83%
Vehicle accident / no injury 2 12.50% 174 Hrs 18.67%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 16 932 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 11 451 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 29 643 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 24 292 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 31 478 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 20 327 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 20 192 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 16 156 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 5 35 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 7 107 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 10 105 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 9 118 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 10 163 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 14 170 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 14 2113 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 11 278 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 7 95 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 13 97 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 11 237 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 12
Total Incidents for 1999-00 12
Total Incidents for 1998-99 15
Total Incidents for 1997-98 6

Post Codes
In Response Area
5374 5381
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Australia Plains,
Brady Creek, SA
Bright, SA
Emu Downs, SA
Geranium Plains, SA
Hallelujah Hills, SA
Ngapala, SA
Robertstown, SA
Worlds End, SA

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