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SA Country Fire Service Station

Hynam

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Hynam Station
Hynam Station     -     Picture by Bill Corcoran
Hynam 14
Hynam 14     -     Picture by Bill Corcoran
Hynam 34
Hynam 34     -     Picture by Bill Corcoran

Comments On Station New 14 delivered November 2014
34 delivered December 2021

Station Information
Region : Region 5
Group : Naracoorte Group
Established: 1978

Contact Information
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Physical Location 1209 Wimmera Highway , Hynam SA
CFS Map Book Map: LSE 31, 876117
GPS Latitude: -36.940033 Longitude: 140.861711
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Postal Address PO Box 39,
Hynam SA 5262

How To Join
Training Occurs First Friday each month 7pm & radio checks every Sunday morning
Advice to Recruits New members most welcome. Please contact the Captain, Ben Munro on 0428 589 398
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Hynam 14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu NPS300
Water Capacity: 1600 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQN143
Equipment:
Hynam 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S519AQK
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
Quick Fill Pump
Medical Oxygen
AED (Automated External Defibrillator)

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 : Breathing Apparatus - 4 sets
Chainsaw
Defibrillator - 1 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
GPS
Medical Oxygen equipment
Quick Fill Pump
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 227 & 238
VHF Radio Channel: 29, 62, 87
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2021-2022 - 67 Responses
Accidental Operation Of Alarm, Human Activity Simulated Cond. - 762 1 1.49% 20 Hrs 1.49%
Alarm Sounded No Evidence Of Fire 2 2.99% N/A
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction - 739 1 1.49% N/A
Building Fire 1 1.49% N/A
Building Fire - Content Only 1 1.49% 13 Hrs 0.97%
Cover Assignment 7 10.45% 71 Hrs 5.30%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 10 14.93% 65 Hrs 4.85%
Extrication/Rescue(Not Vehicle) 1 1.49% 4 Hrs 0.30%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 12 17.91% 159 Hrs 11.87%
Haystack 1 1.49% 277 Hrs 20.67%
Hazardous Material 1 1.49% 2 Hrs 0.15%
Investigation (Smoke) 2 2.99% 18 Hrs 1.34%
Rubbish Fire 1 1.49% 7 Hrs 0.52%
Scrub And Grass Fire 11 16.42% 501 Hrs 37.39%
Structure Fire 1 1.49% N/A
Tree Down 11 16.42% 168 Hrs 12.54%
Tree Fire 1 1.49% 22 Hrs 1.64%
Tree Fire 1 1.49% 11 Hrs 0.82%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 1 1.49% 2 Hrs 0.15%
Total Incidents for 2021-2022 67 1,340 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 43 1467 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 21 245 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 23 119 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 13 100 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 23 357 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 30 244 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 6
Total Incidents for 2013-14 7
Total Incidents for 2012-13 11
Total Incidents for 2011-12 6 9 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 2 12 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 12 168 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 9 122 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 14 1051 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 6 65 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 14 253 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 8 151 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 8 95 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 17 83 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 14 159 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 21
Total Incidents for 1999-00 10
Total Incidents for 1998-99 27
Total Incidents for 1997-98 11

Post Codes
In Response Area
5262 5271
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Hynam, SA
Koppamurra, SA
Laurie Park, SA

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