Equipment

  • Bradbury 24: a Hino FT single cab 4WD carrying 2000L of water equipped with a GAAM diesel pump.
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  • Bradbury 14: a Mitsubishi Canter dual cab 4WD carrying 1000L of water equipped with a petrol pump.
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  • Mt Lofty BW12: we house the Mt Lofty Group Bulk Water Carrier (BWC, formerly called a Tanker).  This is an Isuzu FVZ 1400 single cab with the SiTEC 270 motor (turbo & intercooled) with auto transmission. It carries 12,000L of water, 2 Hatz 1B40 diesel pumps, a floating collar dam, foam, hosereel and various hose lines.
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Other equipment we carry are lay-flat hoses (64, 32 and 25mm), chainsaws, first aid kits and various tools such as rake hoes, crow bars, pry bars, rope, traffic bats and cones etc.

Appliances

Bradbury 24: a Hino FT single cab 4WD carrying 2000L of water equipped with a GAAM diesel pump. Bradbury 14: a Mitsubishi Canter dual cab 4WD carrying 1000L of water equipped with a petrol pump. Mt Lofty BW12: we house the Mt Lofty Group Bulk Water Carrier (BWC, formerly called a Tanker). This is an …

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Communications

We use many forms of communications depending on the circumstances. Pagers It starts with the pagers each member is issued to notify them of a call-out. These operate on the SA Government Radio Network (SA-GRN). More details at the SA-Scan site GRN Radios We use GRN radios (mobile and portable) for most communications including incident …

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Fire Station

For many years the fire station was at the corner of Longwood Rd and Hadrian Gully Rd, about 100m south of the current location. We moved locations when the new station was opened in 2000. The station houses our fire appliances and equipment. It also contains a communications room, meeting/training room, kitchen and store room …

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