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SAMFS

SA Metropolitan Fire Service Station

Adelaide (Station 20)

Information on this station was last updated on Saturday, January 2, 2021

Adelaide Station
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Adelaide 2015
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Adelaide 201
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Adelaide 202
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Adelaide 203
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Adelaide 2026
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Adelaide 2090
Adelaide 2090     -     Picture by Steve Schueler
Adelaide 205
Adelaide 205     -     Picture by Steve Schueler
Adelaide 204
Adelaide 204     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide
Adelaide 206
Adelaide 206     -     Picture by Steve Schueler
Bulk Water Carrier Pod
Bulk Water Carrier Pod     -     Picture by Jim Matthews
Hooklift 2
Hooklift 2     -     Picture by Braeden Gatt
Hooklift 3
Hooklift 3     -     Picture by Steve Schueler
Hooklift 1
Hooklift 1     -     Picture by Daniel Baldwin
Car 20
Car 20     -     Picture by Steve Schueler

Station Information
Region : Metropolitan Region

Contact Information
Physical Location 99 Wakefield Street, Adelaide SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 148B Ref: 812321
UBD Map: 118 Ref: H12
GPS Lattitude: -34.928774 Longitude: 138.604745
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Postal Address GPO Box 98,
Adelaide SA 5000

How To Join
Training Occurs Full Time Paid Service
Advice to Recruits Vacancies advertised on MFS Website, as required.
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Adelaide 201 Pumper (1, 11, 2, 21, 31)
Make and Model: Scania
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: SB38FG
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Hazmat
RCR Rapid Intervention
Rope Rescue
Lighting
Generator
PPV Fan
High Rise Kit
Adelaide 2015 Aerial Platform (5, 15)
Make and Model: Scania
Registration Number: WVC695
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Rope Rescue
Rescue Litter
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
Adelaide 202 Pumper (1, 11, 2, 21, 31)
Make and Model: Scania
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: SB47FG
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Hazmat
RCR Rapid Intervention
Lighting
Generator
PPV Fan
High Rise Kit
Adelaide 2026 HAZMAT Support (26)
Make and Model: Mercedes Benz Sprinter
Comments: Hazmat Support
Registration Number: XTA646
Equipment:
Adelaide 203 Combination Aerial Pumping Appliance (3, 13)
Make and Model: Scania
Water Capacity: 1800 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: SB94KT
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Hazmat
RCR Rapid Intervention
Rescue Litter
Lighting
PPV Fan
High Rise Kit
Adelaide 204 Rescue-HAZMAT (4)
Make and Model: Scania
Registration Number: SB52FV
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Hazmat
RCR Heavy / Light
Rope Rescue
Lighting
Generator
Adelaide 205 Aerial Platform (5, 15)
Make and Model: Scania
Registration Number: SB35BR
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Rope Rescue
Rescue Litter
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
Adelaide 206 Breathing Apparatus support and HAZMAT (6, 16)
Make and Model: Scania
Registration Number: WRR097
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 10
Hazmat
Adelaide 2090 Incident Control - Communications Bus (9x)
Make and Model: Scania
Registration Number: SB87AO
Equipment: Generator
Car 20 Command Car (30, 40)
Make and Model: Mercedes
Registration Number: S911BKU
Equipment:
Hooklift 01 Hook Lift (1, 2, 3)
Make and Model: Volvo FM9
Registration Number: XLA641
Equipment:
Hooklift 02 Hook Lift (1, 2, 3)
Make and Model: Scania
Registration Number: SB45KM
Equipment:
Hooklift 03 Hook Lift (1, 2, 3)
Make and Model: Scania
Registration Number: SB44KM
Equipment:

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Vertical Rescue - Rescue from Heights
Command - Major Incident Coordination
Communications - Major Incident Communications
EMA - Enhanced Mutual Aid
Hazmat - Chemical Spill Decontamination
Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Road Crash Rescue - Road Crash Rescue
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 30 sets
Chainsaw - 3 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 200 Litres
Portable Generator - 6 unit(s)
Hazmat Equipment - 6 set
High Rise equipment pack - 4 pack(s)
Portable flood lighting - 6 set(s)
PPV Fan - 3 fan(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
RCR Rapid Intervention - 4 set(s)
Rope Rescue - 3 set(s)
Rescue Litter - 2 litter(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Metropolitan - Major City and Suburban areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 150 & 156

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 3083 Responses
Alarm Anomolies 828 26.86%
Assistance in / out of MFS area 15 0.49%
Education 3 0.10%
Emergency (Note 3) 554 17.97%
Grass / Tree 189 6.13%
Industrial 6 0.19%
Installations 1016 32.95%
Justified Calls 229 7.43%
Malicious False Alarm (Note 2) 69 2.24%
Manufacturing 1 0.03%
Mobile Property 27 0.88%
Public Assembly 10 0.32%
Residential 59 1.91%
Salvage 53 1.72%
Shop 14 0.45%
Special (Note 1) 6 0.19%
Storage 4 0.13%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 3083
Note 1. Properties not classified in other categories and mainly outdoors, eg signs, fences, properties under construction or demolition.
Note 2. MFA - Malicious False Alarm or Malicious Intent.
Note 3. Category includes dangerous substances rescues, vehicle accidents, etc.

Total Incidents for 2018-19 3043
Total Incidents for 2017-18 3146
Total Incidents for 2016-17 3525
Total Incidents for 2015-16 3291
Total Incidents for 2014-15 3186
Total Incidents for 2013-14 3310
Total Incidents for 2012-13 3225
Total Incidents for 2011-12 3250
Total Incidents for 2010-11 3272
Total Incidents for 2009-10 3211
Total Incidents for 2008-09 3141
Total Incidents for 2007-08 3373
Total Incidents for 2006-07 3126

Post Codes
In Response Area
5000 5001 5006 5007 5031 5033 5034 5035 5061 5065 5067 5069 5081
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Adelaide, SA
Black Forest, SA
College Park, SA
Dulwich, SA
Everard Park, SA
Forestville, SA
Gilberton, SA
Goodwood, SA
Hackney, SA
Hilton, SA
Hindmarsh, SA
Hyde Park, SA
Kent Town, SA
Keswick, SA
Kings Park, SA
Maylands, SA
Mile End South, SA
Millswood, SA
North Adelaide, SA
Rose Park, SA
Thebarton, SA
Toorak Gardens, SA
Wayville, SA

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