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SA Country Fire Service Station

Truro

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Truro Station
Truro Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Truro 34
Truro 34     -     Picture by Josh Jeffree
Truro QRV
Truro QRV     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide
Truro Trailer
Truro Trailer     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide

Comments On Station QRV delivered November 2016
New 34 delivered May 2021

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Northern Barossa Group
Established: 1951

Contact Information
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Physical Location Cemetery Road, Truro SA
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 208B, 284909
GPS Latitude: -34.408424 Longitude: 139.133331
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8564 0373
Fax (08) 8564 0139
Postal Address PO Box 69,
Truro SA 5356
E-mail Truro CFS - cfstruro@gmail.com

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesday 7:30pm
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Matthew Saegenschnitter, via email on Matthew.Saegenschnitter@sacfsvolunteer.org.au
Advice to Cadets Please contact the Captain, Matthew Saegenschnitter, via email on Matthew.Saegenschnitter@sacfsvolunteer.org.au

Vehicles & Appliances
Truro 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS 139-260 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S691AQX
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
Thermal Imaging Camera
Truro QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Nissan Patrol DX
Water Capacity: 550 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQB390
Equipment: GPS
AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
Truro Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model:
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: TQP104
Equipment: Lighting
Generator
Quick Fill Pump
Specialist Equipment: Tent x 2

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
Defibrillator - 2 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 140 Litres
Portable Generator - 3 unit(s)
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 3 set(s)
Quick Fill Pump
Specialist Equipment - 2 unit - Tent
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 095 & 075
VHF Radio Channel: 6, 8, 11
UHF CB Radio Channel: 14

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2021-2022 - 34 Responses
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction - 739 1 2.94% 1 Hrs 0.13%
Assist Other Agencies 1 2.94% 12 Hrs 1.57%
Building Fire 2 5.88% 17 Hrs 2.22%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 2 5.88% 39 Hrs 5.09%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 2 5.88% 5 Hrs 0.65%
Flood 2 5.88% 7 Hrs 0.91%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 6 17.65% 170 Hrs 22.19%
Medical Assist 1 2.94% 6 Hrs 0.78%
Other (Outside Fire) 1 2.94% 14 Hrs 1.83%
Tree Down 1 2.94% 1 Hrs 0.13%
Tree Fire 1 2.94% 5 Hrs 0.65%
Tree Fire 2 5.88% 23 Hrs 3.00%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 5 14.71% 371 Hrs 48.43%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 2 5.88% 68 Hrs 8.88%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 5 14.71% 27 Hrs 3.52%
Total Incidents for 2021-2022 34 766 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 42 700 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 37 1821 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 35 2194 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 33 273 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 41 706 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 51 765 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 63 1109 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 67 1068 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 49 859 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 37 1069 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 42 809 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 28 547 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 32 811 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 29 436 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 47 1075 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 29 667 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 28 453 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 26 476 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 27 613 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 24 253 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 34
Total Incidents for 1999-00 20
Total Incidents for 1998-99 33
Total Incidents for 1997-98 30

Post Codes
In Response Area
5355 5356 5373 5374
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Annadale,
Dutton, SA
Dutton East, SA
Frankton, SA
Koonunga, SA
St Kitts, SA
Steinfeld, SA
Stockwell, SA
Stonefield, SA
Truro, SA

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