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SA Country Fire Service Station

Cooke Plains

Information on this station was last updated on Monday, March 19, 2018

Cooke Plains Station
Cooke Plains Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Cooke Plains 44
Cooke Plains 44     -     Picture by Andrew Plush

Comments On Station New 44 delivered January 2014

Station Information
Region : Region 3
Group : Coorong Group
Established: 1960

Contact Information
Physical Location 20 Darwin Road, Cooke Plains SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: RMM 99 Ref: 694840
GPS Lattitude: -35.379011 Longitude: 139.562477
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8572 3705
Fax (08) 8572 3705
Postal Address PO Box 18,
Cooke Plains SA 5261

How To Join
Training Occurs First Thursday of the Month, 1900Hrs (7:00pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend any training night, or contact the Captain, Paul Simmons
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Cooke Plains 44 4WD, 4000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 4000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S581AQK
Equipment: GPS

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Firefighting Foam - 100 Litres
GPS
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 200 & 201
VHF Radio Channel: 51, 44, 57
UHF CB Radio Channel: 10

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2017-18 - 9 Responses
Building Fire 1 11.11% 11 Hrs 18.97%
Good Intent Call 1 11.11% 2 Hrs 3.45%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 3 33.33% 15 Hrs 25.86%
Haystack 1 11.11% 13 Hrs 22.41%
Mobile Property Fire - Road Transport Vehicle 1 11.11% 17 Hrs 29.31%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 2 22.22% N/A
Total Incidents for 2017-18 9 58 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 2 9 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 5 53 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 5 23 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 5 35 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 18 97 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 9 124 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 7 111 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 2 36 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 5 128 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 10 370 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 14 346 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 7 71 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 10 258 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 4 68 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 8 55 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 11
Total Incidents for 1999-00 8
Total Incidents for 1998-99 10
Total Incidents for 1997-98 1

Post Codes
In Response Area
5261
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Cooke Plains, SA
Yumali, SA

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