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Cairns ARFF

Station information

Category: 8


Cairns, 8km north of the city centre.


Cairns Fire Station is located in the tropical north and caters for International and Domestic tourism, Cairns Airport services the far north region of Queensland and Cape York regional communities. This ARFF unit provides first response first aid and water rescue service during operational hours.


46 staff
1 x Senior Fire Commander
1 x Administration Service Officer
2 x Emergency Vehicle Technicians

Shift Staffing:

Cat 8
1 x Fire Commander
1 x Station Officer
6 x Fire Fighters

Office Hours: 0800 – 1600