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SA Country Fire Service Station

Stirling

Information on this station was last updated on Sunday, May 12, 2019

Stirling Station
Stirling Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Stirling 24
Stirling 24     -     Picture by Simon Passehl
Stirling 34P
Stirling 34P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Stirling Pumper
Stirling Pumper     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New 24 appliance delivered January 2013
New 34P delivered November 2017

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Mount Lofty Group
Established: 1948

Contact Information
Physical Location 9 Avenue Road, Stirling SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 149A Ref: 915240
UBD Map: 145 Ref: D13
GPS Lattitude: -35.004694 Longitude: 138.714899
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8370 9521
Fax (08) 8339 8106
Postal Address 9 Avenue Road,
Stirling SA 5152
Internet Site http://www.stirlingcfs.org.au/
E-mail Stirling - stirling@mtloftycfsgroup.org.au

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1930 Hrs (7:30pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend station any training night
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Stirling 24 4WD, 2000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FSS550
Water Capacity: 2400 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: XQN115
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Stirling 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S122AQS
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Hazmat
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Stirling Pumper Medium Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FVD950crew
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 120 Litres
Registration Number: WPS124
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
RCR Heavy / Light
Rescue Litter
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
PPV Fan
GPS
High Rise Kit
Specialist Equipment: Winch

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : EMA - Enhanced Mutual Aid
Hazmat - Chemical Spill Decontamination
Specialist Investigation - Fire Cause Investigation
Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Road Crash Rescue - Road Crash Rescue
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 8 sets
Chainsaw - 3 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 240 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 3 unit(s)
Hazmat Equipment - 1 set
High Rise equipment pack - 2 pack(s)
Portable flood lighting - 3 set(s)
Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s)
Quick Fill Pump - 1 unit(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
Specialist Equipment - 1 unit - Disc Cutter
Rescue Litter - 1 litter(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Plantation Forest - Commercial Plantations
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 136 & 137
VHF Radio Channel: 67, 68, 69

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2018-19 - 260 Responses
Accidental operation of alarm, human activity simulated cond. 1 0.38% 2 Hrs 0.03%
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities 2 0.77% 112 Hrs 1.66%
Alarm activation due to aerosol use (hair spray, insecticides) 1 0.38% 1 Hrs 0.01%
Alarm activation due to poor building maint-dust,cobwebs,insects 1 0.38% 6 Hrs 0.09%
Alarm activation due to steam, shower, bath, sauna, urn/kettle 2 0.77% 9 Hrs 0.13%
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 2 0.77% 7 Hrs 0.10%
Alarm system suspected malfunction 7 2.69% 25 Hrs 0.37%
Animal rescue 3 1.15% 7 Hrs 0.10%
Arcing, shorted electrical equipment 1 0.38% 68 Hrs 1.01%
Assist other agencies 3 1.15% 73 Hrs 1.08%
Building fire 3 1.15% 34 Hrs 0.50%
Building fire - content only 3 1.15% 32 Hrs 0.48%
Building fire - structure & content 4 1.54% 57 Hrs 0.85%
Chemical spill or leak 1 0.38% 13 Hrs 0.19%
Chimney or flue fire 1 0.38% 4 Hrs 0.06%
Combustible / flammable leak 1 0.38% 2 Hrs 0.03%
Cooking fumes (toast or foodstuffs) 3 1.15% 289 Hrs 4.29%
Detector suspected malfunction 2 0.77% 3 Hrs 0.04%
Did not arrive (stop call) 6 2.31% 43 Hrs 0.64%
Extrication/rescue(not vehicle) 2 0.77% 207 Hrs 3.07%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management 1 0.38% 1 Hrs 0.01%
Fire works explosion 1 0.38% 5 Hrs 0.07%
Good intent call 4 1.54% 10 Hrs 0.15%
Grass or stubble fire 8 3.08% 258 Hrs 3.83%
Hazardous material 1 0.38% 3 Hrs 0.04%
Investigation (smoke) 5 1.92% 79 Hrs 1.17%
Major fuel or oil spill 1 0.38% 7 Hrs 0.10%
Mobile property / vehicle 6 2.31% 272 Hrs 4.04%
Mobile property fire - passenger vehicle 12 4.62% 197 Hrs 2.93%
Mobile property fire - road transport vehicle 2 0.77% 5 Hrs 0.07%
Oil or other combustible liquid spill 1 0.38% 3 Hrs 0.04%
Other (outside fire) 2 0.77% 7 Hrs 0.10%
Other assistance 2 0.77% 6 Hrs 0.09%
Overheated motor 1 0.38% 149 Hrs 2.21%
Prescribed burn 3 1.15% 252 Hrs 3.74%
Rubbish fire 12 4.62% 388 Hrs 5.76%
Scrub and grass fire 3 1.15% 342 Hrs 5.08%
Sprinkler water pressure fluctuations/equipment fault 3 1.15% 4 Hrs 0.06%
Steam vapour, fog or dust thought to be smoke 1 0.38% 3 Hrs 0.04%
Tree down 35 13.46% 409 Hrs 6.07%
Tree fire 2 0.77% 2 Hrs 0.03%
Vehicle accident / no injury 68 26.15% 1,865 Hrs 27.69%
Vehicle accident rescue 8 3.08% 445 Hrs 6.61%
Vehicle accident with injuries 29 11.15% 1,029 Hrs 15.28%
Total Incidents for 2018-19 260 6,735 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 260 1956 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 399 2210 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 235 1781 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 309 4475 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 309 5611 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 269 1713 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 241 2193 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 308 1999 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 301 2172 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 246 1560 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 312 24378 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 392 2387 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 310 1922 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 325 2594 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 286 2015 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 272 1614 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 200 1250 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 218
Total Incidents for 1999-00 240
Total Incidents for 1998-99 232
Total Incidents for 1997-98 223

Post Codes
In Response Area
5152
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Crafers, SA
Crafers West, SA
Eagle On The Hill, SA
Leawood Gardens, SA
Mount Lofty, SA
Stirling, SA

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