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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Clare

Information on this station was last updated on Thursday, March 4, 2021

Clare Station
Clare Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Clare 24P
Clare 24P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Clare 34
Clare 34     -     Picture by Clare CFS
Clare Hazmat Trailer
Clare Hazmat Trailer     -     Picture by Shaun Silkstone

Comments On Station Also Horrocks Group Base
New 24P appliance delivered December 2002
Moved into new Station October 2006
New 34 delivered July 2012

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Horrocks Group

Contact Information
Physical Location 46 New Road, Clare SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: YPMN 268 Ref: 798540
GPS Latitude: -33.829916 Longitude: 138.615892
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8842 2132
Fax (08) 8842 1128
Postal Address PO Box 401,
Clare SA 5453

How To Join
Training Occurs Tuesday 7:00pm
Advice to Recruits Please attend station on training night, or contact the Captain, Matt Aucote
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Clare 24P 4WD, 2000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB883
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Hazmat
Lighting
GPS
Clare 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S770AQE
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
GPS
Clare Hazmat Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Modern
Registration Number: TQO359
Equipment: Hazmat

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Hazmat - Chemical Spill Decontamination
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 - 6 sets
BA Compressor
Firefighting Foam - 240 Litres
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Hazmat Equipment - 1 set
 
Response Area Includes : Airport / Airstrip - Aircraft landing area
Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 099 & 079
VHF Radio Channel: 62, 73, 77
UHF CB Radio Channel: 7

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 109 Responses
Accidental operation of alarm, human activity simulated cond. - 762 1 0.92% 3 Hrs 0.03%
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities - 765 1 0.92% 4 Hrs 0.04%
Alarm activation due to poor building maint-dust,cobwebs,insects - 766 1 0.92% 3 Hrs 0.03%
Alarm operates due to extreme weather conditions - 702 1 0.92% 3 Hrs 0.03%
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 4 3.67% 6 Hrs 0.06%
Animal rescue 1 0.92% 101 Hrs 1.09%
Assist other agencies 16 14.68% 776 Hrs 8.38%
Assist police or other gov. agency 3 2.75% 206 Hrs 2.23%
Attempt to burn 1 0.92% 2 Hrs 0.02%
Building fire 2 1.83% 3 Hrs 0.03%
Building fire - content only 1 0.92% 56 Hrs 0.60%
Building fire - structure & content 1 0.92% 275 Hrs 2.97%
Chemical spill or leak 2 1.83% 11 Hrs 0.12%
Cooking fumes (toast or foodstuffs) - 756 2 1.83% 6 Hrs 0.06%
Cover assignment 1 0.92% N/A
Detector suspected malfunction - 747 5 4.59% 18 Hrs 0.19%
Did not arrive (stop call) 2 1.83% 3 Hrs 0.03%
Excessive heat, overheat, scorch burns - no ignition 1 0.92% 9 Hrs 0.10%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management - 730 3 2.75% 168 Hrs 1.81%
Fixed alarm (smoke detector malfunction) 1 0.92% 51 Hrs 0.55%
Flood 1 0.92% 62 Hrs 0.67%
Grain / crop fire 1 0.92% 5 Hrs 0.05%
Grass or stubble fire 18 16.51% 1,717 Hrs 18.55%
Hazardous material 1 0.92% 272 Hrs 2.94%
Investigation (smoke) 5 4.59% 360 Hrs 3.89%
Minor fuel or oil spill 2 1.83% 139 Hrs 1.50%
Mobile property / vehicle 1 0.92% 136 Hrs 1.47%
Mobile property fire - road transport vehicle 1 0.92% 77 Hrs 0.83%
Rubbish, refuse or waste - abandoned outside 2 1.83% 7 Hrs 0.08%
Scrub and grass fire 3 2.75% 3,669 Hrs 39.63%
Tree down 16 14.68% 472 Hrs 5.10%
Tree fire 2 1.83% 21 Hrs 0.23%
Vehicle accident / no injury 4 3.67% 280 Hrs 3.02%
Vehicle accident with injuries 2 1.83% 337 Hrs 3.64%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 109 9,258 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 94 6303 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 102 3663 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 139 1628 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 74 1268 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 93 1205 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 82 672 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 113 1336 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 94 2141 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 100 1044 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 109 1384 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 64 1098 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 65 4568 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 61 1195 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 55 1209 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 81 695 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 71 441 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 77 829 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 49 468 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 59
Total Incidents for 1999-00 49
Total Incidents for 1998-99 62
Total Incidents for 1997-98 44

Post Codes
In Response Area
5453 5455 5464
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Anama, SA
Armagh,
Barinia, SA
Benbournie,
Clare, SA
Emu Flat, SA
Hart, SA
Hill River, SA
Hilltown, SA
Spring Farm, SA
Stanley Flat, SA

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