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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Yankalilla and District

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Yankalilla Station
Yankalilla Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Yankalilla Fleet
Yankalilla Fleet     -     Picture by Steve Schueler
Yankalilla 34
Yankalilla 34     -     Picture by Peter Fanning
Yankalilla 34P
Yankalilla 34P     -     Picture by Steve Schueler
Yankalilla Rescue
Yankalilla Rescue     -     Picture by Steve Schueler

Comments On Station Group base for Southern Fleurieu Group
Joint CFS/SES Station
New 34 appliance delivered Mar 2007
New 34P appliance delivered December 2008
New Rescue appliance delivered Feb 2012

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Southern Fleurieu Group
Established: 1952

Contact Information
Physical Location Arthur Street, Yankalilla SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 94A Ref: 597728
GPS Lattitude: -35.458522 Longitude: 138.352053
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8558 2234
Fax (08) 8558 3300
Postal Address PO Box 488,
Yankalilla SA 5203
E-mail Yankalilla Station - safecomyankalill@internode.on.net

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesday 1930 Hrs (7.30pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend Station, or phone station on training night
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Yankalilla 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Hino Ranger Pro 8Z
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB741
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
Yankalilla 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB635
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
Yankalilla Rescue Rescue Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu NPS300
Registration Number: S814AQE
Equipment: RCR Heavy / Light
Lighting
Generator
Yankalilla Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Modern
Registration Number: YCR568
Equipment:
Yankalilla Trailer Pump Support Trailer
Make and Model: Industrial
Registration Number: YCU095
Equipment: Floating Collar Dam: 1
Quick Fill Pump

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : 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 - 10 sets
Chainsaw - 1 saw(s)
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 680 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
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: 144 & 145
VHF Radio Channel: 22, 23, 24

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2012-13 - 104 Responses
Alarm Activation Due To Steam, Shower, Bath, Sauna, Urn/Kettle 1 0.96% 3 Hrs 0.04%
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction 1 0.96% 6 Hrs 0.08%
Animal Rescue 1 0.96% 6 Hrs 0.08%
Assist Other Agencies 3 2.88% 10 Hrs 0.14%
Assist Police Or Other Gov. Agency 1 0.96% 2 Hrs 0.03%
Building Fire 1 0.96% 34 Hrs 0.48%
Combustible / Flammable Leak 1 0.96% 1 Hrs 0.01%
Cover Assignment 2 1.92% 82 Hrs 1.16%
Detector Suspected Malfunction 1 0.96% 7 Hrs 0.10%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 1 0.96% N/A
Failure To Notify When Testing Or Incorrect Test By Servicing Company 1 0.96% 5 Hrs 0.07%
Fip - Reset Prior To Arrival By Management 1 0.96% 4 Hrs 0.06%
Forest Fire 2 1.92% 650 Hrs 9.18%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 12 11.54% 4,251 Hrs 60.06%
Investigation (Burnoff) 3 2.88% 10 Hrs 0.14%
Investigation (Smoke) 2 1.92% 3 Hrs 0.04%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 3 2.88% 40 Hrs 0.57%
Other (Outside Fire) 2 1.92% 35 Hrs 0.49%
Other Assistance 5 4.81% 80 Hrs 1.13%
Outside Fire (Not Rubbish)/Goodwill Bins 2 1.92% 47 Hrs 0.66%
Rubbish, Refuse Or Waste - Abandoned Outside 8 7.69% 32 Hrs 0.45%
Scrub And Grass Fire 11 10.58% 1,094 Hrs 15.46%
Tree Down 6 5.77% 22 Hrs 0.31%
Tree Fire 1 0.96% 6 Hrs 0.08%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 10 9.62% 166 Hrs 2.35%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 3 2.88% 221 Hrs 3.12%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 19 18.27% 261 Hrs 3.69%
Total Incidents for 2012-13 104 7,078 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 81 1769 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 69 977 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 88 2178 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 80 828 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 79 1020 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 90 13311 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 88 2045 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 76 1037 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 80 1065 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 82 1118 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 102 1675 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 100
Total Incidents for 1999-00 162
Total Incidents for 1998-99 149
Total Incidents for 1997-98 110

Post Codes
In Response Area
5203 5211
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Carrickalinga, SA
Normanville, SA
Wattle Flat, SA
Yankalilla, SA

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