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SA Country Fire Service Station

Edithburgh

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

Edithburgh Station
Edithburgh Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Edithburgh 14
Edithburgh 14     -     Picture by Edithburgh CFS

Comments On Station Refurbished 14 delivered October 2018

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

Contact Information
Physical Location Park Terrace, Edithburgh SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: YPMN 114 Ref: 500143
GPS Latitude: -35.082763 Longitude: 137.741391
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
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 14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Mitsubishi Canter FG637
Water Capacity: 800 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S090AQS
Equipment: GPS
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 : Firefighting Foam - 60 Litres
Portable Generator - 2 unit(s)
GPS - 1 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Quick Fill Pump - 1 unit(s)
Specialist Equipment - 1 unit - Pole stretcher
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 2019-20 - 33 Responses
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 1 3.03% N/A
Assist other agencies 7 21.21% 113 Hrs 13.45%
Did not arrive (stop call) 1 3.03% 7 Hrs 0.83%
Flood 2 6.06% 9 Hrs 1.07%
Grass or stubble fire 17 51.52% 518 Hrs 61.67%
Other (outside fire) 1 3.03% 2 Hrs 0.24%
Scrub and grass fire 1 3.03% N/A
Tree down 1 3.03% N/A
Tree fire 1 3.03% 151 Hrs 17.98%
Vehicle accident with injuries 1 3.03% 40 Hrs 4.76%
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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