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SA Country Fire Service Station

Kangarilla

Information on this station was last updated on Sunday, 9 October 2016

Kangarilla Station
Kangarilla Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Kangarilla 34
Kangarilla 34     -     Picture by Ashes Baker
Kangarilla 24
Kangarilla 24     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New 34 appliance delivered July 2007

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Mawson Group
Established: 1940

Contact Information
Physical Location 1990 Kangarilla Road, Kangarilla SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: 120D Ref: 868087
GPS Lattitude: -35.141590 Longitude: 138.659339
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8383 7227
Fax (08) 8383 7069
Postal Address PO Box 109,
Kangarilla SA 5157
Internet Site http://kangarillacfs.wordpress.com/

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1930 Hrs (7.30 pm) except public holidays
Advice to Recruits Please attend station or telephone station on training night.
Advice to Cadets Please contact station on a training night. Cadets train on a Group basis

Vehicles & Appliances
Kangarilla 24 4WD, 2000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Hino Kestrel MED500
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: VUA985
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Medical Oxygen
Kangarilla 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Hino Ranger Pro 8Z
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQO206
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Rescue Litter
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Medical Oxygen

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Specialist Investigation - Fire Cause Investigation
ZECC - Zone Emergency Coordination Centre
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 - 6 sets
Chainsaw - 2 saw(s)
Floating Pump
Firefighting Foam - 100 Litres
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Medical Oxygen equipment - 2 set(s)
Rescue Litter - 1 litter(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Plantation Forest - Commercial Plantations
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
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: 134 & 135
VHF Radio Channel: 1, 30, 32

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2015-16 - 65 Responses
Accidental Operation Of Alarm, Human Activity Simulated Cond. 1 1.54% 6 Hrs 0.59%
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction 1 1.54% 29 Hrs 2.85%
Assist Other Agencies 6 9.23% 28 Hrs 2.75%
Building Fire 1 1.54% 7 Hrs 0.69%
Chimney Or Flue Fire 1 1.54% 4 Hrs 0.39%
Cover Assignment 2 3.08% N/A
Detector Suspected Malfunction 1 1.54% 3 Hrs 0.29%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 2 3.08% 4 Hrs 0.39%
Good Intent Call 2 3.08% 9 Hrs 0.88%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 7 10.77% 269 Hrs 26.45%
Investigation (Burnoff) 4 6.15% 22 Hrs 2.16%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 2 3.08% 27 Hrs 2.65%
Other (Outside Fire) 2 3.08% 33 Hrs 3.24%
Other Assistance 1 1.54% 70 Hrs 6.88%
Scrub And Grass Fire 11 16.92% 337 Hrs 33.14%
Tree Down 8 12.31% 35 Hrs 3.44%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 10 15.38% 59 Hrs 5.80%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 2 3.08% 45 Hrs 4.42%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 1 1.54% 30 Hrs 2.95%
Total Incidents for 2015-16 65 1,017 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 65 1401 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 75 1552 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 85 3966 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 76 1387 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 91 1039 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 90 1563 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 77 1866 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 67 782 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 83 3050 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 92 1592 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 75 869 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 60 678 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 63 1250 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 47 894 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 61
Total Incidents for 1999-00 60
Total Incidents for 1998-99 73
Total Incidents for 1997-98 55

Post Codes
In Response Area
5157 5201
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Dorset Vale, SA
Kangarilla, SA
Kuitpo, SA

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