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SA Country Fire Service Station

Callington

Information on this station was last updated on Sunday, April 11, 2021

Callington Station
Callington Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Callington 34
Callington 34     -     Picture by Callington CFS

Comments On Station New Station completed July 2006
New 34 delivered June 2019

Station Information
Region : Region 3
Group : Swanport Group

Contact Information
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Physical Location 21 Bremer Valley Rd, Callington SA
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 122D, 221134
GPS Latitude: -35.107269 Longitude: 139.048341
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Postal Address PO Box 29,
Callington SA 5254

How To Join
Training Occurs 1st & 3rd Tuesday Nights of each month 7:30pm
Advice to Recruits Please Contact the Captain , Phil Turner
Advice to Cadets Please Contact the Captain , Phil Turner

Vehicles & Appliances
Callington 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS 139-240
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S625AQX
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
AED (Automated External Defibrillator)

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)
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 206
VHF Radio Channel: 17, 49, 63
UHF CB Radio Channel: 25

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2021-2022 - 32 Responses
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction - 739 1 3.13% N/A
Building Fire 1 3.13% N/A
Chemical Spill Or Leak 1 3.13% 5 Hrs 0.01%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 7 21.88% 26,023 Hrs 71.15%
Extrication/Rescue(Not Vehicle) 1 3.13% N/A
Fip - Normal On Arrival, Line Fault/Open Line - 737 1 3.13% 9,724 Hrs 26.59%
Good Intent Call 2 6.25% 3 Hrs 0.01%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 4 12.50% 467 Hrs 1.28%
Mobile Property Fire - Passenger Vehicle 1 3.13% 61 Hrs 0.17%
Mobile Property Fire - Road Transport Vehicle 3 9.38% 89 Hrs 0.24%
Other (Outside Fire) 2 6.25% 6 Hrs 0.02%
Other Assistance 1 3.13% N/A
Rubbish, Refuse Or Waste - Abandoned Outside 1 3.13% 6 Hrs 0.02%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 3 9.38% 97 Hrs 0.27%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 1 3.13% 8 Hrs 0.02%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 2 6.25% 84 Hrs 0.23%
Total Incidents for 2021-2022 32 36,573 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 38 865 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 45 1096 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 37 1284 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 48 508 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 48 181 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 48 211 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 60 438 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 53 1496 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 61 487 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 32 420 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 34 126 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 31 259 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 31 121 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 27 177 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 39 477 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 27 271 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 46 533 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 36 175 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 28 187 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 27 109 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 32
Total Incidents for 1999-00 41
Total Incidents for 1998-99 36
Total Incidents for 1997-98 22

Post Codes
In Response Area
5252 5254 5255
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Callington, SA
Kanmantoo, SA
Monarto South, SA
Salem, SA
St Ives, SA

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