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SA Country Fire Service Station

Whyte Yarcowie

Information on this station was last updated on Sunday, September 22, 2019

Whyte Yarcowie Station
Whyte Yarcowie Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Whyte Yarcowie 34
Whyte Yarcowie 34     -     Picture by Josh Jeffree

Comments On Station Refurbished 34 delivered August 2019

Station Information
Region : Region 4
Group : Hallett Group
Established: 1946

Contact Information
Physical Location Second St, Whyte Yarcowie SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: SFR 334 Ref: 029211
GPS Lattitude: -33.229060 Longitude: 138.886311
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8659 1185
Fax (08) 8659 1185
Postal Address PO Box 40 ,
Hallett SA 5419

How To Join
Training Occurs As arranged
Advice to Recruits Please contact Captain, Darren Robinson (08) 8665 3247
Advice to Cadets Please contact Captain, Darren Robinson (08) 8665 3247

Vehicles & Appliances
Whyte Yarcowie 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Registration Number: XQA479
Equipment:

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Chainsaw - 1 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 300 Litres
Portable Generator
GPS - 1 unit(s)
Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 069 & 052
VHF Radio Channel: 11, 8 ,7
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9, 19, 29

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2017-18 - 4 Responses
Grass Or Stubble Fire 3 75.00% N/A
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 1 25.00% N/A
Total Incidents for 2017-18 4 0 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 2
Total Incidents for 2015-16 2 7 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 7 24 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 2 56 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 11 327 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 3 50 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 2 60 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 1 1 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 3 40 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 3 49 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 7 161 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 6 161 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 8 136 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 4 87 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 8 87 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 13 176 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 4
Total Incidents for 1999-00 5
Total Incidents for 1998-99 5
Total Incidents for 1997-98 5

Post Codes
In Response Area
5420
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Canowie Belt,
Whyte Yarcowie, SA

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