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SA Country Fire Service Station

Hynam

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, March 3, 2021

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

Comments On Station New 34P delivered May 2014
New 14 delivered November 2014

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

Contact Information
Physical Location 1209 Wimmera Highway , Hynam SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: LSE 31 Ref: 876117
GPS Latitude: -36.940033 Longitude: 140.861711
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
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 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Registration Number: S590AQK
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Quick Fill Pump
Medical Oxygen
Defibrillation Equipment

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 2019-20 - 21 Responses
Building fire - structure only 1 4.76% 5 Hrs 2.04%
Cover assignment 1 4.76% 50 Hrs 20.41%
Did not arrive (stop call) 1 4.76% N/A
Extrication/rescue(not vehicle) 1 4.76% 9 Hrs 3.67%
Grass or stubble fire 4 19.05% 58 Hrs 23.67%
Haystack 1 4.76% 2 Hrs 0.82%
Mobile property fire - passenger vehicle 1 4.76% 11 Hrs 4.49%
Odour or gas leak 2 9.52% 6 Hrs 2.45%
Other assistance 1 4.76% 12 Hrs 4.90%
Tree down 5 23.81% 9 Hrs 3.67%
Tree fire 1 4.76% 5 Hrs 2.04%
Unauthorised burning 1 4.76% 29 Hrs 11.84%
Vehicle accident / no injury 1 4.76% 49 Hrs 20.00%
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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