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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Cherryville

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

Cherryville Station
Cherryville Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Cherryville 24
Cherryville 24     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Cherryville QRV
Cherryville QRV     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : East Torrens Group

Contact Information
Physical Location 18 Church Road, Cherryville SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 149A Ref: 959343
UBD Map: 122 Ref: G4
GPS Lattitude: -34.913286 Longitude: 138.767092
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8390 1198
Fax (08) 8390 0517
Postal Address PO Box 147,
Cherryville SA 5134

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1930 Hrs (7.30 pm), and some Saturdays 0900 Hrs (9.00am)
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Richard Drake, or attend at a training night
Advice to Cadets Cadets participate in normal training activities (refer above)

Vehicles & Appliances
Cherryville 24 4WD, 2000L Rural Appliance
Make and Model: Hino FT
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: WAH417
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Cherryville QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Toyota Landcruiser HJ75
Water Capacity: 500 Litres
Registration Number: WDS832
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS

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 - 2 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
GPS - 2 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
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 126 & 127
VHF Radio Channel: 92, 97,104

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2017-18 - 20 Responses
Assist Other Agencies 1 5.00% N/A
Assist Police Or Other Gov. Agency 5 25.00% 29 Hrs 18.59%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 4 20.00% 44 Hrs 28.21%
Investigation (Burnoff) 1 5.00% 4 Hrs 2.56%
Rubbish Fire 1 5.00% 1 Hrs 0.64%
Scrub And Grass Fire 2 10.00% 52 Hrs 33.33%
Tree Down 3 15.00% 16 Hrs 10.26%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 1 5.00% 1 Hrs 0.64%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 2 10.00% 9 Hrs 5.77%
Total Incidents for 2017-18 20 156 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 31 175 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 10 149 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 12 625 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 12 78 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 13 1344 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 11 110 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 11 99 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 18 295 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 5 51 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 8 155 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 13 438 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 13 344 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 28 785 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 7 30 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 11 151 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 9 57 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 6
Total Incidents for 1999-00 4
Total Incidents for 1998-99 12
Total Incidents for 1997-98 11

Post Codes
In Response Area
5134
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Cherryville, SA

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