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SA Country Fire Service Station

Macclesfield

Information on this station was last updated on Friday, October 07, 2016

Macclesfield Station
Macclesfield Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Maccy 14
Maccy 14     -     Picture by Alex Eime
Macclesfield 34
Macclesfield 34     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Maccy BW13
Maccy BW13     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New Tanker delivered December 2007
New 34 appliance delivered May 2012
New 14 delivered June 2014

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

Contact Information
Physical Location Parin Street, Macclesfield SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 121D Ref: 029059
UBD Map: 204 Ref: D6
GPS Lattitude: -35.171030 Longitude: 138.836960
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8388 9216
Fax (08) 8388 9216
Postal Address PO Box 1795,
Macclesfield SA 5153

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1930 Hrs (7:30pm,) Except 1st Monday of each Month
Advice to Recruits Please attend station on training night, or contact the Captain, Todd Mattingly
Advice to Cadets Please contact the Captain, Todd Mattingly, or the Cadet Coordinator, Alex Eime 0459 799 311

Vehicles & Appliances
Macclesfield 14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu NPS300
Water Capacity: 1600 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQN146
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Macclesfield 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S800AQE
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Macclesfield BW13 Large Volume Water Tanker
Make and Model: Isuzu FVZ1400
Water Capacity: 13000 Litres
Registration Number: XQO217
Equipment: Floating Collar Dam: 1

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 - 2 sets
Chainsaw - 2 saw(s)
Floating Pump - 1 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 160 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s) - 5000 litre
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 128 & 129
VHF Radio Channel: 87, 77,103

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2015-16 - 70 Responses
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction 1 1.43% 3 Hrs 0.27%
Animal Rescue 1 1.43% 4 Hrs 0.35%
Assist Other Agencies 4 5.71% 18 Hrs 1.59%
Building Fire 4 5.71% 30 Hrs 2.65%
Building Fire - Content Only 1 1.43% 198 Hrs 17.51%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 1 1.43% 27 Hrs 2.39%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 1 1.43% 3 Hrs 0.27%
Flood 1 1.43% 4 Hrs 0.35%
Good Intent Call 1 1.43% 2 Hrs 0.18%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 8 11.43% 166 Hrs 14.68%
Haystack 2 2.86% 390 Hrs 34.48%
Investigation (Smoke) 5 7.14% 19 Hrs 1.68%
Malicious False Alarm - Or Mischevious Damage To Mcp Or Det/Spkl 1 1.43% 4 Hrs 0.35%
Other (Outside Fire) 1 1.43% 17 Hrs 1.50%
Other Assistance 1 1.43% 2 Hrs 0.18%
Scrub And Grass Fire 7 10.00% 146 Hrs 12.91%
Tree Down 15 21.43% 30 Hrs 2.65%
Tree Fire 2 2.86% 8 Hrs 0.71%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 3 4.29% 8 Hrs 0.71%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 10 14.29% 52 Hrs 4.60%
Total Incidents for 2015-16 70 1,131 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 59 436 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 84 974 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 58 941 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 50 389 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 68 559 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 63 668 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 72 771 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 77 19718 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 48 682 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 43 602 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 48 485 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 56 433 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 41 323 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 41 312 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 69
Total Incidents for 1999-00 47
Total Incidents for 1998-99 57
Total Incidents for 1997-98 43

Post Codes
In Response Area
5153 5201 5251
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Bugles Ranges, SA
Green Hills Range, SA
Macclesfield, SA
Paris Creek,

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