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SA Country Fire Service Station

Meadows

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

Meadows Station
Meadows Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Meadows 34
Meadows 34     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Meadows 24P
Meadows 24P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Meadows Trailer
Meadows Trailer     -     Picture by Lucas Hobbs

Comments On Station Used as a secondary command centre to Heysen Group base.

New 24P appliance delivered August 2004
New 34 delivered May 2014


Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Heysen Group
Established: 1944

Contact Information
Physical Location Mill Street, Meadows SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 121A Ref: 962044
UBD Map: 202 Ref: H11
GPS Lattitude: -35.182007 Longitude: 138.761647
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8388 3206
Fax (08) 8388 3373
Postal Address Mill Street,
Meadows SA 5201
E-mail Meadows CFS - meadows@cfsbrigade.org.au

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday Nights 1930 Hrs (7:30pm)
Advice to Recruits Please contact station on training night, or contact the duty officer on 8388 3206
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Meadows 24P 4WD, 2000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 crew
Comments: Named "Harry" after Harry Portlock
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: XQB095
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
RCR Heavy / Light
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Medical Oxygen
Meadows 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S586AQK
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Meadows Trailer Pump Pump Trailer
Make and Model: Fryer Engineering
Registration Number: TZT265
Equipment:

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Specialist Command - Major Incident Coordination
Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Road Crash Rescue - Road Crash Rescue
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 4 sets
Chainsaw - 2 saw(s)
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 220 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 2 set(s)
Medical Oxygen equipment - 1 set(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
Rescue Litter - 1 litter(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Plantation Forest - Commercial Plantations
Grasslands - Grasslands
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
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 - 104 Responses
Animal Rescue 1 0.96% 4 Hrs 0.44%
Assist Other Agencies 1 0.96% 4 Hrs 0.44%
Building Fire 3 2.88% 16 Hrs 1.77%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 1 0.96% 35 Hrs 3.87%
Combustible / Flammable Leak 2 1.92% 5 Hrs 0.55%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 6 5.77% 6 Hrs 0.66%
Extrication/Rescue(Not Vehicle) 1 0.96% 7 Hrs 0.77%
Forest Fire 1 0.96% 5 Hrs 0.55%
Good Intent Call 3 2.88% 8 Hrs 0.88%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 7 6.73% 183 Hrs 20.22%
Haystack 3 2.88% 77 Hrs 8.51%
Heat Related And Electrical 1 0.96% 2 Hrs 0.22%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 1 0.96% 4 Hrs 0.44%
Other (Outside Fire) 1 0.96% 6 Hrs 0.66%
Rubbish, Refuse Or Waste - Abandoned Outside 1 0.96% N/A
Scrub And Grass Fire 7 6.73% 213 Hrs 23.54%
Tree Down 21 20.19% 98 Hrs 10.83%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 23 22.12% 98 Hrs 10.83%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 5 4.81% 37 Hrs 4.09%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 15 14.42% 97 Hrs 10.72%
Total Incidents for 2015-16 104 905 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 82 900 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 110 1403 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 75 590 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 82 864 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 131 779 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 114 1291 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 129 804 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 143 1197 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 116 1485 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 118 935 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 106 1366 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 135 1118 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 102 1638 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 74 288 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 91
Total Incidents for 1999-00 65
Total Incidents for 1998-99 72
Total Incidents for 1997-98 89

Post Codes
In Response Area
5153 5157 5201
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Bull Creek, SA
Flaxley, SA
Green Hills Range, SA
McHarg Creek, SA
Meadows, SA
Paris Creek, SA

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