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SA Country Fire Service Station

Caltowie

Information on this station was last updated on Friday, March 12, 2021

Caltowie Station
Caltowie Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Caltowie 34
Caltowie 34     -     Picture by Andrew Plush

Comments On Station Refurbished 34 delivered October 2018

Station Information
Region : Region 4
Group : Bundaleer Group

Contact Information
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Physical Location Browne Street, Caltowie SA
CFS Map Book Map: SFR 332, 652257
GPS Latitude: -33.182176 Longitude: 138.482978
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8665 5102
Postal Address PO Box 28,
Caltowie SA 5490

How To Join
Training Occurs As arranged
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, David Henderson
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Caltowie 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: XQN163
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 - 80 Litres
GPS - 1 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 066 & 049
VHF Radio Channel: 29, 31, 34
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9, 19, 29

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2021-2022 - 4 Responses
Building Fire 1 25.00% 7 Hrs 3.52%
Severe Weather And Natural Disaster 1 25.00% 61 Hrs 30.65%
Tree Fire 1 25.00% 64 Hrs 32.16%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 1 25.00% 67 Hrs 33.67%
Total Incidents for 2021-2022 4 199 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 9 234 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 5 105 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 5 107 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 8 52 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 7 135 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 9 123 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 6 390 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 11 278 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 11 288 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 13 117 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 14 192 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 2 30 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 2 8 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 3 31 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 12 106 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 10 364 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 20 247 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 6 59 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 17 250 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 20 236 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 11
Total Incidents for 1999-00 4
Total Incidents for 1998-99 1
Total Incidents for 1997-98 2

Post Codes
In Response Area
5490 5491
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Caltowie, SA
Caltowie West, SA
West Bundaleer, SA

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