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SA Country Fire Service Station

Coffin Bay

Information on this station was last updated on Saturday, March 13, 2021

Coffin Bay Station
Coffin Bay Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Coffin Bay 14
Coffin Bay 14     -     Picture by Region 6 HQ
Coffin Bay 34
Coffin Bay 34     -     Picture by Rob Geytenbeek

Comments On Station Refurbished 34 delivered September 2010
New 14 delivered June 2014

Station Information
Region : Region 6
Group : Lower Eyre Peninsula Group
Established: 1961

Contact Information
Physical Location 2 Tapley Street, Coffin Bay SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: EP 161 Ref: 431685
GPS Latitude: -34.624634 Longitude: 135.470265
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8685 4174
Fax (08) 8685 4174
Postal Address PO Box 379,
Coffin Bay SA 5607

How To Join
Training Occurs Second Monday of each month
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Neil Ellis
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Coffin Bay 14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu NPS300 Crew
Water Capacity: 1000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S304AQN
Equipment: GPS
Coffin Bay 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQB622
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
GPS

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 - 4 sets
Firefighting Foam - 100 Litres
GPS - 2 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Airport / Airstrip - Aircraft landing area
Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 014
VHF Radio Channel: 45, 46, 58
UHF CB Radio Channel: 20

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2020-2021 - 25 Responses
Alarm Sounded No Evidence Of Fire 1 4.00% 1 Hrs 0.10%
Assist Other Agencies 2 8.00% 4 Hrs 0.40%
Assist Police Or Other Gov. Agency 1 4.00% 48 Hrs 4.83%
Good Intent Call 1 4.00% N/A
Grass Fire 1 4.00% N/A
Grass Or Stubble Fire 7 28.00% 72 Hrs 7.24%
Haystack 1 4.00% 157 Hrs 15.79%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 1 4.00% 113 Hrs 11.37%
Scrub And Grass Fire 5 20.00% 591 Hrs 59.46%
Search 1 4.00% N/A
Tree Down 2 8.00% 4 Hrs 0.40%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 1 4.00% 1 Hrs 0.10%
Wind Storm 1 4.00% 3 Hrs 0.30%
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 25 994 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 18 1251 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 12 329 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 13 121 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 8 61 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 14 548 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 10 466 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 27 63508 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 60 2231 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 12 193 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 9 55 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 12 290 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 12 76 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 14 125 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 11 592 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 12 157 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 27 885 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 8 97 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 16 487 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 14 190 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 13
Total Incidents for 1999-00 4
Total Incidents for 1998-99 6
Total Incidents for 1997-98 18

Post Codes
In Response Area
5607
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Coffin Bay, SA
Fountain, SA
Kellidie Bay, SA
Uley, SA

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