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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Quorn and District

Information on this station was last updated on Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Quorn Station
Quorn Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Quorn 14
Quorn 14     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Quorn 34P
Quorn 34P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station Joint Station with SES

New 14 appliance delivered December 2006

New 34P delivered March 2010


Station Information
Region : Region 4
Group : Flinders Group

Contact Information
Physical Location Silo Road, Quorn SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: SFR 436 Ref: 216175
GPS Lattitude: -32.343153 Longitude: 138.043438
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8648 6323
Fax (08) 8648 6720
Postal Address PO Box 187,
Quorn SA 5433

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1930 (7.30 pm)
Advice to Recruits Please contact Captain, Feyne Kaesler, via general business number, or attend a training night
Advice to Cadets Please contact Captain, Feyne Kaesler, via general business number, or attend a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Quorn 14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Mitsubishi Canter FG
Water Capacity: 1000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQB730
Equipment: GPS
Quorn 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S579AQA
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
GPS

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : 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 - 1 saw(s)
Defibrillator - 1 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting
 
Response Area Includes : Airport / Airstrip - Aircraft landing area
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Silos - Grain Silos
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 068 & 051
VHF Radio Channel: 73, 69, 67
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9, 19, 29

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2016-17 - 31 Responses
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction 1 3.23% 3 Hrs 0.81%
Assist Other Agencies 4 12.90% 15 Hrs 4.04%
Building Fire 4 12.90% 66 Hrs 17.79%
Cooking Fumes (Toast Or Foodstuffs) 1 3.23% 1 Hrs 0.27%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 1 3.23% N/A
Grain / Crop Fire 1 3.23% 8 Hrs 2.16%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 9 29.03% 151 Hrs 40.70%
Investigation (Burnoff) 1 3.23% N/A
Investigation (Smoke) 1 3.23% 5 Hrs 1.35%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 1 3.23% 5 Hrs 1.35%
Scrub And Grass Fire 2 6.45% 89 Hrs 23.99%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 1 3.23% 13 Hrs 3.50%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 4 12.90% 15 Hrs 4.04%
Total Incidents for 2016-17 31 371 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 47 780 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 34 415 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 33 425 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 20 605 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 18 3342 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 26 565 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 21 140 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 14 110 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 19 93 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 30 339 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 34 246 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 26 231 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 28 379 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 18 210 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 18 151 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 8
Total Incidents for 1999-00 3
Total Incidents for 1998-99 11
Total Incidents for 1997-98 11

Post Codes
In Response Area
5433 5713
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Mount Arden, SA
Quorn, SA
Saltia, SA
Yarrah,

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