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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Keith

Information on this station was last updated on Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Keith Station
Keith Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Keith 34
Keith 34     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Keith 34P
Keith 34P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New 34P delivered October 2005
New 34 appliance delivered May 2010

Station Information
Region : Region 5
Group : Tatiara Group

Contact Information
Physical Location Ellis Street, Keith SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: RMM 66 Ref: 420046
GPS Lattitude: -36.100663 Longitude: 140.356012
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8755 1296
Fax (08) 8755 3100
Postal Address PO Box 190,
Keith SA 5267
E-mail Keith CFS - keithcfs@internode.on.net

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesday 1930 Hrs (7.30 p.m.)
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Jason Wayman, or attend station on a training night
Advice to Cadets Please contact the Captain, Jason Wayman, or attend station on a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Keith 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQN151
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Keith 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: VQX292
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2

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
Firefighting Foam - 160 Litres
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 230
VHF Radio Channel: 89, 1, 34

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2016-17 - 43 Responses
Alarm Activation By Outside Tradesman/Occupier Activities 1 2.33% 2 Hrs 0.51%
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction 6 13.95% 21 Hrs 5.30%
Assist Other Agencies 2 4.65% 3 Hrs 0.76%
Building Fire 2 4.65% 29 Hrs 7.32%
Detector Suspected Malfunction 1 2.33% 4 Hrs 1.01%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 1 2.33% N/A
Grass Or Stubble Fire 4 9.30% 35 Hrs 8.84%
Hazardous Material 1 2.33% 116 Hrs 29.29%
Investigation (Burnoff) 1 2.33% 2 Hrs 0.51%
Rubbish, Refuse Or Waste - Abandoned Outside 1 2.33% 4 Hrs 1.01%
Scrub And Grass Fire 1 2.33% 6 Hrs 1.52%
Tree Down 15 34.88% 121 Hrs 30.56%
Tree Fire 1 2.33% 7 Hrs 1.77%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 4 9.30% 34 Hrs 8.59%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 1 2.33% N/A
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 1 2.33% 12 Hrs 3.03%
Total Incidents for 2016-17 43 396 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 25 200 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 33 723 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 46 715 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 49 548 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 35 619 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 29 885 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 47 545 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 47 436 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 31 227 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 30 1026 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 36 560 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 29 883 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 37 646 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 37 536 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 33 1116 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 31
Total Incidents for 1999-00 27
Total Incidents for 1998-99 23
Total Incidents for 1997-98 29

Post Codes
In Response Area
5267
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Brimbago,
Keith, SA

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