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SA Country Fire Service Station

Norton Summit / Ashton

Information on this station was last updated on Friday, October 07, 2016

Norton Summit Station
Norton Summit Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Norton Summit 34P
Norton Summit 34P     -     Picture by Danielle Debenham
Norton Summit QRV
Norton Summit QRV     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New 34P appliance delivered August 2005
East Torrens BW13 based here

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : East Torrens Group
Established: 1956

Contact Information
Physical Location 5 Colonial Drive, Norton Summit SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 149A Ref: 921332
UBD Map: 121 Ref: G8
GPS Lattitude: -34.922420 Longitude: 138.724771
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Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8390 1831
Fax (08) 8390 1078
Postal Address PO Box 88,
Norton Summit SA 5136
E-mail Norton Summit - nortonsummit@cfsbrigade.org.au

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1930 Hrs (7.30pm)
Advice to Recruits New members welcome any training night. Please contact the station on a training night
Advice to Cadets Contact Station on training night - All welcome

Vehicles & Appliances
Norton Summit 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB425
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Rescue Litter
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Norton Summit QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Toyota Landcruiser HZJ75
Water Capacity: 450 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: WEN853
Equipment: GPS

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : EMA - Enhanced Mutual Aid
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)
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
Portable Generator - 2 unit(s)
GPS - 3 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Rescue Litter - 1 litter(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Metropolitan - Major City and Suburban areas
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: 126 & 127
VHF Radio Channel: 92, 97,104

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2015-16 - 80 Responses
Alarm Operates Due To Extreme Weather Conditions 1 1.25% 2 Hrs 0.15%
Assist Other Agencies 1 1.25% 8 Hrs 0.58%
Assist Police Or Other Gov. Agency 1 1.25% 3 Hrs 0.22%
Cover Assignment 1 1.25% 99 Hrs 7.19%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 7 8.75% 9 Hrs 0.65%
Dumpster Or Other Outside Trash 1 1.25% 6 Hrs 0.44%
Extrication/Rescue(Not Vehicle) 3 3.75% 69 Hrs 5.01%
Flood 1 1.25% 3 Hrs 0.22%
Good Intent Call 1 1.25% 3 Hrs 0.22%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 11 13.75% 365 Hrs 26.53%
Investigation (Smoke) 3 3.75% 12 Hrs 0.87%
Oil Or Other Combustible Liquid Spill 1 1.25% 9 Hrs 0.65%
Other (Outside Fire) 1 1.25% 2 Hrs 0.15%
Private Alarm - False Alarm (Commercial) 1 1.25% 2 Hrs 0.15%
Rubbish Fire 1 1.25% 7 Hrs 0.51%
Scrub And Grass Fire 8 10.00% 535 Hrs 38.88%
Severe Weather And Natural Disaster 1 1.25% 25 Hrs 1.82%
Tree Down 15 18.75% 95 Hrs 6.90%
Tree Fire 1 1.25% 2 Hrs 0.15%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 13 16.25% 68 Hrs 4.94%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 7 8.75% 52 Hrs 3.78%
Total Incidents for 2015-16 80 1,376 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 71 1883 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 107 2969 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 80 1446 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 65 1302 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 86 989 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 77 1035 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 68 459 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 74 629 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 95 1527 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 84 1151 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 101 2142 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 85 1206 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 77 790 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 41 419 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 50
Total Incidents for 1999-00 44
Total Incidents for 1998-99 83
Total Incidents for 1997-98 82

Post Codes
In Response Area
5072 5136 5137 5141
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Ashton, SA
Auldana, SA
Horsnell Gully, SA
Marble Hill, SA
Norton Summit, SA
Teringie, SA
Woodforde, SA

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