South Australian Country Fire Service Promotions Unit

Raising awareness of the roles, training and activities of CFS Volunteers state-wide

 
SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Coombe

Information on this station was last updated on Monday, March 19, 2018

Coombe Station
Coombe Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Coombe 24
Coombe 24     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Station Information
Region : Region 3
Group : Coorong Group
Established: 1963

Contact Information
Physical Location 10882 Dukes Highway, Coombe SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: RMM 66 Ref: 309196
GPS Lattitude: -35.965518 Longitude: 140.235254
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Postal Address PO Box 145,
Keith SA 5267

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

Vehicles & Appliances
Coombe 24 4WD, 2000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Hino FT
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: VVO287
Equipment: 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 : Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
GPS
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 201
VHF Radio Channel: 51, 44, 57
UHF CB Radio Channel: 15

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2017-18 - 12 Responses
Good Intent Call 1 8.33% N/A
Grass Or Stubble Fire 5 41.67% 45 Hrs 23.81%
Scrub And Grass Fire 5 41.67% 143 Hrs 75.66%
Tree Down 1 8.33% 1 Hrs 0.53%
Total Incidents for 2017-18 12 189 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 3 18 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 6 83 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 6 178 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 14 287 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 10 98 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 5 48 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 6 61 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 7 124 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 2 11 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 3 29 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 7 77 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 2 91 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 2 3 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 8 59 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 4 86 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 6 76 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 4
Total Incidents for 1999-00 9
Total Incidents for 1998-99 6
Total Incidents for 1997-98 8

Post Codes
In Response Area
5267
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Coombe, SA

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