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SA Country Fire Service Station

Happy Valley

Information on this station was last updated on Sunday, May 06, 2012


Happy Valley Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Happy Valley 34P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Happy Valley QRV     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Happy Valley Pumper     -     Picture by Steve Schueler

Comments On Station New Pumper delivered December 2006
New 34P delivered December 2009

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Mawson Group
Established: 1939

Contact Information
Physical Location Glory Court, Happy Valley SA
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CFS Map Book Map: MLR 120C Ref: 797148
UBD Map: 178 Ref: B2
GPS Lattitude: -35.084755 Longitude: 138.582999
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Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8387 5382
Fax (08) 8387 5386
Postal Address PO Box 207,
Happy Valley SA 5159

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1930 Hrs (7.30pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend any training night
Advice to Cadets Please attend any training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Happy Valley 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S580AQA
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Medical Oxygen
Happy Valley Pumper Medium Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTR900
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: XQB662
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
PPV Fan
GPS
High Rise Kit
Medical Oxygen
Happy Valley QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Holden Rodeo ute
Water Capacity: 280 Litres
Registration Number: WEP990
Equipment: GPS

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : EMA - Enhanced Mutual Aid
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 - 8 sets
Chainsaw - 2 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 60 Litres
Portable Generator - 2 unit(s)
GPS - 3 unit(s)
High Rise equipment pack - 1 pack(s)
Portable flood lighting - 2 set(s)
Medical Oxygen equipment - 2 set(s)
PPV Fan - 1 fan(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Metropolitan - Major City and Suburban areas
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 2012-13 - 199 Responses
Alarm Activation Due To Steam, Shower, Bath, Sauna, Urn/Kettle 1 0.50% 2 Hrs 0.07%
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction 8 4.02% 32 Hrs 1.07%
Animal Rescue 2 1.01% 13 Hrs 0.43%
Arcing, Shorted Electrical Equipment 1 0.50% 40 Hrs 1.34%
Assist Other Agencies 2 1.01% 25 Hrs 0.84%
Barbecue Or Hangi 1 0.50% 3 Hrs 0.10%
Building Fire 25 12.56% 287 Hrs 9.60%
Building Fire - Content Only 3 1.51% 32 Hrs 1.07%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 1 0.50% 11 Hrs 0.37%
Chimney Or Flue Fire 1 0.50% 5 Hrs 0.17%
Combustible / Flammable Leak 6 3.02% 53 Hrs 1.77%
Cooking Fumes (Toast Or Foodstuffs) 8 4.02% 31 Hrs 1.04%
Cover Assignment 3 1.51% 22 Hrs 0.74%
Detector Suspected Malfunction 6 3.02% 34 Hrs 1.14%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 8 4.02% 17 Hrs 0.57%
Explosion With Ensuing Fire 1 0.50% 4 Hrs 0.13%
Extrication/Rescue(Not Vehicle) 1 0.50% 30 Hrs 1.00%
Flood 3 1.51% 29 Hrs 0.97%
Good Intent Call 12 6.03% 61 Hrs 2.04%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 18 9.05% 821 Hrs 27.45%
Hazardous Material 1 0.50% 14 Hrs 0.47%
Heat Related And Electrical 1 0.50% 5 Hrs 0.17%
Investigation (Smoke) 4 2.01% 24 Hrs 0.80%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 14 7.04% 61 Hrs 2.04%
Mobile Property Fire - Passenger Vehicle 1 0.50% 20 Hrs 0.67%
Odour Or Gas Leak 1 0.50% 3 Hrs 0.10%
Other (Outside Fire) 3 1.51% 21 Hrs 0.70%
Other Assistance 2 1.01% 6 Hrs 0.20%
Outside Fire (Not Rubbish)/Goodwill Bins 1 0.50% 4 Hrs 0.13%
Private Alarm - False Alarm (Commercial) 2 1.01% 5 Hrs 0.17%
Rubbish Bin 3 1.51% 10 Hrs 0.33%
Rubbish Fire 1 0.50% 3 Hrs 0.10%
Rubbish, Refuse Or Waste - Abandoned Outside 7 3.52% 68 Hrs 2.27%
Scrub And Grass Fire 15 7.54% 935 Hrs 31.26%
Steam Vapour, Fog Or Dust Thought To Be Smoke 1 0.50% 7 Hrs 0.23%
Threat To Burn 1 0.50% 17 Hrs 0.57%
Transformer, Power Or Utility, Power Pole 1 0.50% 5 Hrs 0.17%
Tree Down 6 3.02% 41 Hrs 1.37%
Tree Fire 1 0.50% 14 Hrs 0.47%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 10 5.03% 64 Hrs 2.14%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 3 1.51% 11 Hrs 0.37%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 9 4.52% 101 Hrs 3.38%
Total Incidents for 2012-13 199 2,991 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 228 2215 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 255 2546 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 295 4567 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 296 4042 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 285 2258 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 273 3546 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 227 2294 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 252 2292 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 270 2281 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 288 3939 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 271 2863 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 285
Total Incidents for 1999-00 288
Total Incidents for 1998-99 257
Total Incidents for 1997-98 171

Post Codes
In Response Area
5159 5162
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Aberfoyle Park, SA
Chandlers Hill, SA
Flagstaff Hill, SA
Happy Valley, SA
Woodcroft, SA

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