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SA Country Fire Service Station

Hindmarsh Valley

Information on this station was last updated on Thursday, July 7, 2022

Hindmarsh Valley Station
Hindmarsh Valley Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Satellite station at Hindmarsh Tiers
Satellite station at Hindmarsh Tiers     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Hindmarsh Valley 34
Hindmarsh Valley 34     -     Picture by Dean Norman
Hindmarsh Valley A34
Hindmarsh Valley A34     -     Picture by Hindmarsh Valley CFS
Hindmarsh Valley B34
Hindmarsh Valley B34     -     Picture by Steve Schueler
Hindmarsh Valley QRV
Hindmarsh Valley QRV     -     Picture by Ben Pettman

Comments On Station Satellite station at 457 Pambula Rd Hindmarsh Tiers
New 34 appliance delivered June 2007
New A34 appliance delivered December 2011
New B34 delivered April 2012

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Victor Harbor Group
Established: 1950

Contact Information
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Physical Location 14 Watson Road, Lower Inman Valley SA
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 95B, 823654
UBD Map: 309, G4
GPS Latitude: -35.531216 Longitude: 138.597552
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8552 3210
Fax (08) 8552 8153
Postal Address PO Box 446,
Victor Harbor SA 5211

How To Join
Training Occurs Mondays 7:00pm
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Emily Pettman 0431 855 177
Advice to Cadets Please contact Group Cadet Co-ordinator Emily Pettman on 0431 855 177. Cadet training undertaken on a Group basis

Vehicles & Appliances
Hindmarsh Valley 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Hino Ranger Pro 8Z
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: XQO203
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Hindmarsh Valley A34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB298
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Hindmarsh Valley B34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S756AQE
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Hindmarsh Valley QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Toyota Landcruiser HDJ79R
Water Capacity: 250 Litres
Registration Number: XQB222
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
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 6 sets
Chainsaw - 3 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 320 Litres
GPS - 4 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 148 & 149
VHF Radio Channel: 34, 35, 36

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2021-2022 - 52 Responses
Animal Rescue 1 1.92% 20 Hrs 0.72%
Assist Other Agencies 1 1.92% 10 Hrs 0.36%
Building Fire 1 1.92% 22 Hrs 0.79%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 3 5.77% 354 Hrs 12.75%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 7 13.46% 186 Hrs 6.70%
Investigation (Smoke) 5 9.62% 531 Hrs 19.12%
Minor Fuel Or Oil Spill 1 1.92% 10 Hrs 0.36%
Prescribed Burn 3 5.77% 120 Hrs 4.32%
Rubbish, Refuse Or Waste - Abandoned Outside 1 1.92% 8 Hrs 0.29%
Scrub And Grass Fire 2 3.85% 108 Hrs 3.89%
Tree Down 18 34.62% 430 Hrs 15.48%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 4 7.69% 200 Hrs 7.20%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 1 1.92% 129 Hrs 4.65%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 4 7.69% 649 Hrs 23.37%
Total Incidents for 2021-2022 52 2,777 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 76 5220 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 74 6668 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 70 3880 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 74 2622 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 78 693 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 39 736 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 51 1483 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 46 1755 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 48 1628 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 44 1933 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 46 1048 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 13 413 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 49 788 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 47 1395 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 48 1110 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 35 892 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 29 454 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 34 519 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 35 693 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 19 987 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 25
Total Incidents for 1999-00 36
Total Incidents for 1998-99 28
Total Incidents for 1997-98 34

Post Codes
In Response Area
5202 5211
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Hindmarsh Tiers, SA
Hindmarsh Valley, SA
Mount Jagged, SA

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