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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Upper Sturt

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

Upper Sturt Station
Upper Sturt Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Upper Sturt 34P
Upper Sturt 34P     -     Picture by Upper Sturt CFS
Upper Sturt 14
Upper Sturt 14     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New 34P delivered September 2016
14 delivered January 2017

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Mount Lofty Group

Contact Information
Physical Location 189 Upper Sturt Road, Upper Sturt SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 148B Ref: 878216
UBD Map: 156 Ref: D7
GPS Lattitude: -35.026145 Longitude: 138.672270
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8339 4710
Fax (08) 8339 5184
Postal Address 189 Upper Sturt Road,
Upper Sturt SA 5156

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1930 Hrs (7:30pm)
Advice to Recruits Please contact Station during training
Advice to Cadets Please contact Station during training

Vehicles & Appliances
Upper Sturt 14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Mitsubishi Canter FG637
Water Capacity: 700 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: WPU927
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Upper Sturt 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S342AQN
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
GPS

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 - 2 saw(s)
Floating Pump - 2 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 100 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s) - 3000 litre
 
Response Area Includes : Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
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 - 40 Responses
Animal rescue 1 2.50% 1 Hrs 0.31%
Assist other agencies 1 2.50% 2 Hrs 0.62%
Building fire - structure only 1 2.50% 5 Hrs 1.55%
Did not arrive (stop call) 12 30.00% 168 Hrs 52.17%
Good intent call 1 2.50% 1 Hrs 0.31%
Grass or stubble fire 3 7.50% 6 Hrs 1.86%
Investigation (smoke) 1 2.50% 2 Hrs 0.62%
Outside fire (not rubbish)/goodwill bins 1 2.50% 6 Hrs 1.86%
Tree down 7 17.50% 8 Hrs 2.48%
Vehicle accident / no injury 6 15.00% 110 Hrs 34.16%
Vehicle accident rescue 1 2.50% N/A
Vehicle accident with injuries 4 10.00% 10 Hrs 3.11%
Wrong location 1 2.50% 3 Hrs 0.93%
Total Incidents for 2018-19 40 322 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 32 149 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 46 452 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 22 28 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 34 83 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 36 3513 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 37 432 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 17 2 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 39 874 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 53 622 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 38 614 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 53 1021 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 47 1038 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 40 621 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 56 652 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 30 295 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 48 664 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 29 660 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 30
Total Incidents for 1999-00 34
Total Incidents for 1998-99 33
Total Incidents for 1997-98 23

Post Codes
In Response Area
5051 5052 5152 5156
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Belair, SA
Crafers West, SA
Hawthorndene, SA
Upper Sturt, SA

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