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SA Country Fire Service Station

Edithburgh

Information on this station was last updated on Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Edithburgh Station
Edithburgh Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Edithburgh 34
Edithburgh 34     -     Picture by Dean Norman

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Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Southern Yorke Group
Established: 1958

Contact Information
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Physical Location Park Terrace, Edithburgh SA
CFS Map Book Map: YPMN 114, 500143
GPS Latitude: -35.082763 Longitude: 137.741391
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8852 6129
Fax (08) 8852 6129
Postal Address PO Box 19,
Edithburgh SA 5583
E-mail Edithburgh CFS - edithburghcfs@internode.on.net

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

Vehicles & Appliances
Edithburgh 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S768AQE
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
Edithburgh Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model:
Equipment: Lighting
Generator
Quick Fill Pump

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
Firefighting Foam - 20 Litres
Portable Generator - 2 unit(s)
GPS - 1 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Quick Fill Pump - 1 unit(s)
Rescue Litter - 1 litter(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Special Risks - Special Risks - Silo & Export facilities, wind farm, marine
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 103 & 083
VHF Radio Channel: 31, 29, 34
UHF CB Radio Channel: 24

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2021-2022 - 37 Responses
Alarm Sounded No Evidence Of Fire 1 2.70% 9 Hrs 1.24%
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction - 739 4 10.81% 16 Hrs 2.21%
Assist Other Agencies 17 45.95% 520 Hrs 71.92%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 1 2.70% 1 Hrs 0.14%
Fip - Reset Prior To Arrival By Management - 730 2 5.41% 5 Hrs 0.69%
Flood 2 5.41% 94 Hrs 13.00%
Grain / Crop Fire 1 2.70% 20 Hrs 2.77%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 2 5.41% 6 Hrs 0.83%
Investigation (Smoke) 1 2.70% N/A
Outside Fire (Not Rubbish)/Goodwill Bins 1 2.70% 2 Hrs 0.28%
Tree Down 2 5.41% 5 Hrs 0.69%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 2 5.41% 38 Hrs 5.26%
Water Removal 1 2.70% 7 Hrs 0.97%
Total Incidents for 2021-2022 37 723 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 24 231 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 33 840 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 11 920 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 10 98 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 12 68 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 20 87 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 8 13 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 16 14 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 8 15 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 12 107 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 8 33 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 10 31 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 13 414 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 18 609 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 13 118 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 18 202 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 15 102 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 6 8 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 1
Total Incidents for 2000-01 5
Total Incidents for 1999-00 12
Total Incidents for 1998-99 5
Total Incidents for 1997-98 7

Post Codes
In Response Area
5582 5583
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Coobowie, SA
Edithburgh, SA
Port Giles,
Sultana Point, SA

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