The regions eight local metropolitan fire services are being put under the microscope with their annual assessments now underway.
The regional station proficiency and audit assessments will return this year after a year off last year due to covid.
It’s a chance for fire fighters across all 17 regional stations to showcase their skills, community spirit and commitment to public safety, while vying for their station to receive one of five awards.
Awards include; the Chief Officer’s Shield, Regional Command Shield, Regional Assistant Chief Officer’s Shield, Most Improved Shield and the Family Friendly Regional Station Award.
The audit will conclude in September and winners will be announced later in the year.
Local stations included:
Port Pirie – station number 50
Port Augusta – station number 51
Whyalla – station number 52
Peterborough – station number 55
Kapunda – station number 64
Kadina – station number 66
Wallaroo – station number 67
Moonta – station number 68