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SA Metropolitan Fire Service Station

Port Lincoln (Station 54)

Information on this station was last updated on Monday, April 22, 2019

Port Lincoln Station
Port Lincoln Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Port Lincoln 5414
Port Lincoln 5414     -     Picture by Steve Schueler
Port Lincoln 5417
Port Lincoln 5417     -     Picture by Peter Fanning
Port Lincoln 543
Port Lincoln 543     -     Picture by Steve Schueler
Port Lincoln 549
Port Lincoln 549     -     Picture by Travis Kroezen

Comments On Station Moved into new Station April 2010
New Hook truck delivered May 2010
New aerial appliance delivered June 2010

Station Information
Region : Far North and Eyre Region

Contact Information
Physical Location Saint Andrews Tce, Port Lincoln SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: EP 163 Ref: 789564
GPS Lattitude: -34.731638 Longitude: 135.865662
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Postal Address Saint Andrews Tce,
Port Lincoln SA 5606

How To Join
Training Occurs Tuesday
Advice to Recruits Retained (paid) Firefighters - applications for retained firefighters available from the station.
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Port Lincoln 5414 14 - 4wd 1000L Grass Fire Unit
Make and Model: Isuzu
Comments: ROSA Unit
Water Capacity: 1000 Litres
Registration Number: XCE043
Equipment:
Port Lincoln 5417 Hook Lift (1, 2, 3)
Make and Model: International
Registration Number: VCJ422
Equipment:
Port Lincoln 543 Aerial Pumper (3, 13)
Make and Model: Scania
Water Capacity: 1200 Litres
Registration Number: SB83DK
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Hazmat
RCR Rapid Intervention
Lighting
Generator
PPV Fan
High Rise Kit
Port Lincoln 549 Pumper-Rescue (9)
Make and Model: Scania 94D
Water Capacity: 1800 Litres
Registration Number: WHA688
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Hazmat
RCR Heavy / Light
Rescue Litter
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
PPV Fan

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Hazmat - Chemical Spill Decontamination
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 - 12 sets
Chainsaw - 1 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 490 Litres
Portable Generator - 3 unit(s)
Hazmat Equipment
Portable flood lighting - 3 set(s)
PPV Fan - 2 fan(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
RCR Rapid Intervention - 1 set(s)
Specialist Equipment - 1 unit - High Expansion Foam Generator
 
Response Area Includes : Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Silos - Grain Silos
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 192

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2018-19 - 184 Responses
Assistance in / out of MFS area 10 5.43%
Emergency (Note 3) 47 25.54%
Fault 33 17.93%
Grass / Tree 17 9.24%
Installations 32 17.39%
Justified Calls 27 14.67%
Malicious False Alarm (Note 2) 1 0.54%
Mobile Property 1 0.54%
Public Assembly 2 1.09%
Residential 2 1.09%
Salvage 11 5.98%
Storage 1 0.54%
Total Incidents for 2018-19 184
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 2017-18 244
Total Incidents for 2016-17 240
Total Incidents for 2015-16 221
Total Incidents for 2014-15 292
Total Incidents for 2013-14 271
Total Incidents for 2012-13 241
Total Incidents for 2011-12 266
Total Incidents for 2010-11 306
Total Incidents for 2009-10 318
Total Incidents for 2008-09 253
Total Incidents for 2007-08 229
Total Incidents for 2006-07 219

Post Codes
In Response Area
5606
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Port Lincoln, SA

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