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SA Country Fire Service Station

Alma

Information on this station was last updated on Thursday, February 25, 2021

Alma Station
Alma Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Alma 34
Alma 34     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide

Comments On Station New station completed October 2004
New 34 delivered March 2014

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Wakefield Plains Group
Established: 1961

Contact Information
Physical Location 303 Alma Road, Alma SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 206D Ref: 818058
GPS Latitude: -34.266021 Longitude: 138.629658
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Postal Address 84 Smyth Rd,
Salter Springs SA 5401

How To Join
Training Occurs First Monday of each month 7.00pm
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Craig Davis om 0447541654
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Alma 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S564AQK
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Defibrillation 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
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 60 Litres
GPS
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 104 & 084
VHF Radio Channel: 29, 31, 34
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 14 Responses
Grass or stubble fire 8 57.14% 86 Hrs 49.14%
Harvesting machinery fire 1 7.14% 65 Hrs 37.14%
Investigation (smoke) 2 14.29% 2 Hrs 1.14%
Mobile property / vehicle 2 14.29% 10 Hrs 5.71%
Rubbish, refuse or waste - abandoned outside 1 7.14% 12 Hrs 6.86%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 14 175 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 2 17 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 20 871 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 7 103 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 29 1653 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 21 1364 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 11 167 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 9 77 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 4 43 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 3 30 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 7 73 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 5 18 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 4 18 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 11 93 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 5 20 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 9 36 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 5 47 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 3 23 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 7 45 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 11
Total Incidents for 1999-00 2
Total Incidents for 1998-99 7

Post Codes
In Response Area
5401
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Alma, SA

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