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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Region 5 Operations

Information on this station was last updated on Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Region 5 Ops Station
Region 5 Ops Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Region 5 Air Support
Region 5 Air Support     -     Picture by Bill Corcoran
Region 5 Ops
Region 5 Ops     -     Picture by Leith Robson

Comments On Station Name change from Region 5 Communications, 1995
New Region 5 Ops vehicle delivered July 2014

Station Information
Region : Region 5

Contact Information
Physical Location Region 5 Headquarters, 46 Smith St, Naracoorte SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: LSE 31 Ref: 767101
GPS Latitude: -36.957148 Longitude: 140.739227
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8762 2311
Fax (08) 8762 1865
Postal Address PO Box 8,
Naracoorte SA 5271

How To Join
Training Occurs 2nd and 3rd Thursday of each month, 7:30 pm
Advice to Recruits Not a Firefighting Brigade. Provides Logistics, Planning & Communications Support, as well as fire bomber refilling support. Please contact the Captain, Peter Riggs, via Region 5 HQ
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Region 5 Air Support Air Operations Support
Make and Model: Mitsubishi Canter FG637
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: XQO265
Equipment: Floating Collar Dam: 1
Quick Fill Pump
Region 5 Ops Logistics Support Vehicle
Make and Model: Isuzu D-Max
Registration Number: S302AQN
Equipment:

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Specialist Administration - Administration Centre
Airport / Airstrip - Aviation Airports and Airstrips
Fire Bomber Support - Aircraft Refilling
Specialist Command - Major Incident Coordination
Specialist Comms - Major Incident Communications
ZECC - Zone Emergency Coordination Centre
 
Specialist Equipment : Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s)
Specialist Equipment - 1 unit - Mixing plant
 
Response Area Includes : Airport / Airstrip - Aircraft landing area
Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Plantation Forest - Commercial Plantations
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Silos - Grain Silos
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 232

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 69 Responses
Cover assignment 26 37.68% 1,446 Hrs 55.96%
Forest fire 2 2.90% 43 Hrs 1.66%
Good intent call 4 5.80% 3 Hrs 0.12%
Grass or stubble fire 17 24.64% 593 Hrs 22.95%
Investigation (smoke) 1 1.45% 26 Hrs 1.01%
Other (outside fire) 1 1.45% 101 Hrs 3.91%
Scrub and grass fire 18 26.09% 372 Hrs 14.40%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 69 2,584 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 59 437 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 27 846 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 4 698 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 5 157 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 2 353 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 11 2237 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 9 314 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 9 55 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 7 188 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 7 246 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 3 63 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 3 17 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 12 243 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 13 342 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 9 136 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 3 61 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 7 56 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 7 83 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 3
Total Incidents for 1999-00 2
Total Incidents for 1998-99 11
Total Incidents for 1997-98 9

Post Codes
In Response Area
5262 5263 5264 5267 5268 5269 5270 5271 5272 5273 5275 5276 5277 5278 5279 5280 5290 5291 5302
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Allendale East, SA
Avenue Range, SA
Bangham, SA
Beachport, SA
Binnum, SA
Blackfellows Caves, SA
Blackford, SA
Boatswain Point, SA
Bool Lagoon, SA
Bordertown, SA
Bordertown South, SA
Bray, SA
Brimbago,
Buckingham, SA
Burrungule, SA
Cadgee, SA
Cannawigara, SA
Canunda, SA
Cape Douglas, SA
Cape Jaffa,
Carew, SA
Caroline, SA
Carpenter Rocks, SA
Caveton, SA
Clay Wells, SA
Coles, SA
Comaum, SA
Compton, SA
Conmurra, SA
Coonawarra, SA
Coorong,
Custon, SA
Dismal Swamp, SA
Donovans, SA
Eight Mile Creek, SA
Fox, SA
Frances, SA
Furner, SA
German Creek, SA
German Flat, SA
Glenburnie, SA
Glencoe, SA
Glencoe West, SA
Glenroy, SA
Greenways, SA
Hatherleigh, SA
Hynam, SA
Joanna, SA
Kalangadoo, SA
Kangaroo Inn, SA
Keilira, SA
Keith, SA
Keppoch, SA
Kingston Se, SA
Kongal, SA
Kongorong, SA
Koorine, SA
Koppamurra, SA
Krongart, SA
Kybybolite, SA
Laffer, SA
Laurie Park, SA
Lochaber, SA
Lowan Vale, SA
Lucindale, SA
Maaoupe, SA
Magarey, SA
Makin, SA
Marcollat, SA
McCallum, SA
Mil Lel, SA
Millicent, SA
Mingbool, SA
Moerlong, SA
Monbulla, SA
Moorak, SA
Mount Benson, SA
Mount Burr, SA
Mount Charles, SA
Mount Gambier, SA
Mount Gambier East, SA
Mount Gambier West, SA
Mount Light, SA
Mount McIntyre, SA
Mount Schank, SA
Moyhall, SA
Mundulla, SA
Mundulla West, SA
Nangwarry, SA
Naracoorte, SA
Nene Valley, SA
Ngarkat, SA
Nora Creina, SA
O B Flat, SA
Padthaway, SA
Pelican Point, SA
Penola, SA
Penong, SA
Petherick, SA
Pine Hill, SA
Pinks Beach, SA
Pleasant Park, SA
Pooginagoric, SA
Port Macdonnell, SA
Racecourse Bay, SA
Reedy Creek, SA
Rendelsham, SA
Robe, SA
Rocky Camp, SA
Rosetown, SA
Sandy Grove, SA
Sebastopol, SA
Senior, SA
Shaugh, SA
Sherwood, SA
Short, SA
Southend, SA
Spence, SA
Square Mile, SA
Stewarts Range, SA
Straun, SA
Suttontown, SA
Swede Flat, SA
Tantanoola, SA
Taratap, SA
Tarpeena, SA
The Gap, SA
Thornlea, SA
Tilley Swamp, SA
Trihi, SA
Wandilo, SA
Wangolina, SA
Wattle Range, SA
Wattle Range East, SA
Wepar, SA
West Range, SA
Western Flat, SA
Wild Dog Valley, SA
Willalooka, SA
Wirrega, SA
Wolseley, SA
Woolumbool, SA
Worrolong, SA
Wrattonbully, SA
Wye, SA
Wyomi, SA
Yahl, SA

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