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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Ashbourne

Information on this station was last updated on Friday, May 24, 2019

Ashbourne Station
Ashbourne Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Ashbourne 14
Ashbourne 14     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Ashbourne A14
Ashbourne A14     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New A14 appliance delivered February 2018

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Strathalbyn Group
Established: 1943

Contact Information
Physical Location 1287 Bull Creek Road, Ashbourne SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 121A Ref: 970930
GPS Lattitude: -35.284702 Longitude: 138.769915
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Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8536 6104
Fax (08) 8536 6351
Postal Address PO Box 9,
Ashbourne SA 5157

How To Join
Training Occurs Tuesday Nights 1930 Hrs (7:30pm)
Advice to Recruits Please contact Captain, Bob Crossman on a training night
Advice to Cadets Please contact Captain, Bob Crossman on a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Ashbourne 14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Mitsubishi Canter FG637
Water Capacity: 1000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: WPU929
Equipment:
Ashbourne A14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu NPS 75/155 Crew
Water Capacity: 1550 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S014AQS
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 : Firefighting Foam - 100 Litres
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 142 & 143
VHF Radio Channel: 73, 83, 55
UHF CB Radio Channel: 12

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2018-19 - 32 Responses
Did not arrive (stop call) 6 18.75% 178 Hrs 12.56%
Grass or stubble fire 3 9.38% 175 Hrs 12.35%
Haystack 1 3.13% 8 Hrs 0.56%
Scrub and grass fire 1 3.13% 55 Hrs 3.88%
Tree down 9 28.13% 296 Hrs 20.89%
Tree fire 4 12.50% 127 Hrs 8.96%
Vehicle accident / no injury 6 18.75% 315 Hrs 22.23%
Vehicle accident with injuries 2 6.25% 263 Hrs 18.56%
Total Incidents for 2018-19 32 1,417 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 18 80 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 31 585 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 22 722 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 22 106 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 31 648 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 32 960 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 13 130 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 14 107 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 12 128 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 11 66 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 15 141 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 25 405 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 13 110 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 20 168 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 15 113 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 11 95 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 6 106 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 5
Total Incidents for 1999-00 6
Total Incidents for 1998-99 10
Total Incidents for 1997-98 6

Post Codes
In Response Area
5157 5255
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Ashbourne, SA
Bull Creek, SA
Mount Observation, SA

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