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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Keith

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

Keith Station
Keith Station     -     Picture by Keith CFS
Keith 34
Keith 34     -     Picture by Keith CFS
Keith 34P
Keith 34P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New 34P delivered October 2005
Station mural completed November 2018
New 34 delivered July 2020

Station Information
Region : Region 5
Group : Tatiara Group

Contact Information
Physical Location Ellis Street, Keith SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: RMM 66 Ref: 420046
GPS Latitude: -36.100663 Longitude: 140.356012
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8755 1296
Fax (08) 8755 3100
Postal Address PO Box 190,
Keith SA 5267
E-mail Keith CFS - keithcfs@internode.on.net

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesday 7.30 p.m.
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Jason Wayman, or attend station on a training night
Advice to Cadets Please contact the Captain, Jason Wayman, or attend station on a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Keith 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS 139 - 260
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Registration Number: S057BQB
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
Defibrillation Equipment
Keith 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: VQX292
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2

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 - 4 sets
Chainsaw
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 160 Litres
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 230
VHF Radio Channel: 89, 1, 34

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 40 Responses
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 2 5.00% 5 Hrs 0.29%
Assist other agencies 1 2.50% 4 Hrs 0.23%
Building fire 1 2.50% 77 Hrs 4.46%
Building fire - structure & content 1 2.50% 143 Hrs 8.29%
Building weakend or collapsed 1 2.50% 10 Hrs 0.58%
Detector suspected malfunction - 747 2 5.00% 6 Hrs 0.35%
Did not arrive (stop call) 2 5.00% 5 Hrs 0.29%
Dump 1 2.50% 21 Hrs 1.22%
Grass or stubble fire 5 12.50% 157 Hrs 9.10%
Investigation (smoke) 5 12.50% 33 Hrs 1.91%
Mobile property / vehicle 2 5.00% 13 Hrs 0.75%
Mobile property fire - passenger vehicle 1 2.50% 7 Hrs 0.41%
Oil or other combustible liquid spill 1 2.50% 5 Hrs 0.29%
Other assistance 1 2.50% N/A
Scrub and grass fire 3 7.50% 964 Hrs 55.88%
Tree down 6 15.00% 197 Hrs 11.42%
Tree fire 2 5.00% N/A
Vehicle accident / no injury 1 2.50% 18 Hrs 1.04%
Vehicle accident rescue 1 2.50% 38 Hrs 2.20%
Vehicle accident with injuries 1 2.50% 22 Hrs 1.28%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 40 1,725 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 28 1476 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 56 861 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 43 396 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 25 200 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 33 723 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 46 715 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 49 548 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 35 619 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 29 885 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 47 545 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 47 436 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 31 227 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 30 1026 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 36 560 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 29 883 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 37 646 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 37 536 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 33 1116 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 31
Total Incidents for 1999-00 27
Total Incidents for 1998-99 23
Total Incidents for 1997-98 29

Post Codes
In Response Area
5267
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Brimbago,
Keith, SA
Makin, SA
Sherwood, SA

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