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SA Country Fire Service Station

Carey Gully

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Carey Gully Station
Carey Gully Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Carey Gully 14
Carey Gully 14     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Carey Gully 34
Carey Gully 34     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Carey Gully QRV
Carey Gully QRV     -     Picture by Lucas Hosking
Carey Gully Trailer
Carey Gully Trailer     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New QRV delivered March 2012
New 34 delivered Sept 2016

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : East Torrens Group
Established: 1955

Contact Information
Physical Location 1981 Greenhill Rd, Carey Gully SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 149A Ref: 957285
UBD Map: 134 Ref: F11
GPS Lattitude: -34.964579 Longitude: 138.762109
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Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8390 3355
Fax (08) 8390 3345
Postal Address PO Box 130,
Uraidla SA 5142

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1930 Hrs (7.30 pm) (not public holidays)
Advice to Recruits Please attend on any Training Night, or contact the Captain, Des Dover
Advice to Cadets Please attend on any Training Night, or contact the Captain, Des Dover

Vehicles & Appliances
Carey Gully 14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu NPS300
Water Capacity: 1000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: WNS583
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Carey Gully 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S330AQN
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Carey Gully QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Nissan Patrol DX
Water Capacity: 550 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S819AQE
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Carey Gully Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Treg
Registration Number: TBR257
Equipment: Lighting
Generator
Floating Pump
Quick Fill Pump
Specialist Equipment: Salvage sheets

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 2 sets
Chainsaw - 3 saw(s)
Defibrillator
Floating Pump - 1 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 100 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 3 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Quick Fill Pump - 1 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 126 & 127
VHF Radio Channel: 92, 97,104

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2017-18 - 68 Responses
Accidental Operation Of Alarm, Human Activity Simulated Cond. 1 1.47% 7 Hrs 1.43%
Alarm Sounded No Evidence Of Fire 3 4.41% 12 Hrs 2.44%
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction 2 2.94% 5 Hrs 1.02%
Assist Police Or Other Gov. Agency 1 1.47% N/A
Building Fire 1 1.47% 13 Hrs 2.65%
Detector Suspected Malfunction 2 2.94% 3 Hrs 0.61%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 5 7.35% 19 Hrs 3.87%
Extrication/Rescue(Not Vehicle) 1 1.47% 7 Hrs 1.43%
Good Intent Call 4 5.88% 22 Hrs 4.48%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 5 7.35% 101 Hrs 20.57%
Hazardous Material 1 1.47% 6 Hrs 1.22%
Heat/Thermal Detector Operated, No Fire, Heat From Source 2 2.94% 7 Hrs 1.43%
Investigation (Smoke) 2 2.94% 10 Hrs 2.04%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 2 2.94% 2 Hrs 0.41%
Other Assistance 1 1.47% 9 Hrs 1.83%
Rubbish, Refuse Or Waste - Abandoned Outside 1 1.47% 2 Hrs 0.41%
Scrub And Grass Fire 6 8.82% 112 Hrs 22.81%
Tree Down 19 27.94% 95 Hrs 19.35%
Tree Fire 1 1.47% 11 Hrs 2.24%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 3 4.41% 13 Hrs 2.65%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 5 7.35% 35 Hrs 7.13%
Total Incidents for 2017-18 68 491 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 85 694 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 43 472 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 49 1147 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 71 1688 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 48 1338 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 34 830 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 36 357 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 36 588 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 38 434 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 38 1694 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 45 1290 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 31 613 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 58 1228 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 35 848 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 42 543 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 28 750 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 47
Total Incidents for 1999-00 18
Total Incidents for 1998-99 24
Total Incidents for 1997-98 39

Post Codes
In Response Area
5142 5144 5155
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Carey Gully, SA
Mount George, SA
Uraidla,

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