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SA Country Fire Service Station

Meadows

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, October 25, 2017

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 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 2016-17 - 119 Responses
Animal Rescue 1 0.84% 4 Hrs 0.76%
Assist Other Agencies 2 1.68% 4 Hrs 0.76%
Building Fire 2 1.68% 26 Hrs 4.92%
Building Fire - Content Only 1 0.84% 3 Hrs 0.57%
Combustible / Flammable Leak 1 0.84% 9 Hrs 1.70%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 5 4.20% 11 Hrs 2.08%
Extrication/Rescue(Not Vehicle) 2 1.68% 11 Hrs 2.08%
Flood 3 2.52% 16 Hrs 3.03%
Good Intent Call 2 1.68% 6 Hrs 1.14%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 5 4.20% 56 Hrs 10.61%
Investigation (Burnoff) 1 0.84% 2 Hrs 0.38%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 2 1.68% 12 Hrs 2.27%
Other Assistance 1 0.84% 24 Hrs 4.55%
Outside Fire (Not Rubbish)/Goodwill Bins 1 0.84% 4 Hrs 0.76%
Rubbish, Refuse Or Waste - Abandoned Outside 1 0.84% 5 Hrs 0.95%
Severe Weather And Natural Disaster 4 3.36% 15 Hrs 2.84%
Transformer, Power Or Utility, Power Pole 1 0.84% 14 Hrs 2.65%
Tree Down 58 48.74% 170 Hrs 32.20%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 14 11.76% 44 Hrs 8.33%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 2 1.68% 16 Hrs 3.03%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 10 8.40% 76 Hrs 14.39%
Total Incidents for 2016-17 119 528 Hrs
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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