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SA Country Fire Service Station

Mallala District

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

Mallala Station
Mallala Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Mallala 34
Mallala 34     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide
Mallala A34
Mallala A34     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide
Mallala Logistics Trailer
Mallala Logistics Trailer     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide

Comments On Station New A34 delivered September 2009
New 34 appliance delivered August 2016

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Light Group
Established: 1958

Contact Information
Physical Location Railway Terrace, Mallala SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 206A Ref: 710863
GPS Latitude: -34.438748 Longitude: 138.508603
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8527 2526
Fax (08) 8527 2142
Postal Address PO Box 107,
Mallala SA 5502
E-mail Mallala CFS - mallcfs@twpo.com.au

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 7:30pm
Advice to Recruits Please attend station on training night, or the contact Captain, Alex O Loan
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Mallala 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S326AQN
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
Mallala A34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQO441
Equipment:
Mallala Logistics Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Arrow
Registration Number: TQP122
Equipment: Generator
Mallala Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: RV Trailers
Registration Number: TQO438
Equipment: Floating Collar Dam: 1
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
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 2 sets
Chainsaw - 1 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 180 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s) - 11,000 litre
Quick Fill Pump - 1 unit(s)
Rescue Litter - 1 litter(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 100 & 080
VHF Radio Channel: 103,99,109
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 70 Responses
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities - 765 3 4.29% 84 Hrs 1.84%
Alarm activation due to aerosol use (hair spray, insecticides) - 767 2 2.86% 137 Hrs 3.00%
Alarm operates due to extreme weather conditions - 702 2 2.86% 74 Hrs 1.62%
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 1 1.43% 5 Hrs 0.11%
Assist other agencies 1 1.43% 137 Hrs 3.00%
Building fire 2 2.86% 154 Hrs 3.38%
Cooking fumes (toast or foodstuffs) - 756 1 1.43% 53 Hrs 1.16%
Cover assignment 1 1.43% 4 Hrs 0.09%
Did not arrive (stop call) 5 7.14% 49 Hrs 1.07%
Good intent call 1 1.43% 18 Hrs 0.39%
Grass or stubble fire 7 10.00% 514 Hrs 11.27%
Investigation (smoke) 1 1.43% 97 Hrs 2.13%
Mobile property / vehicle 6 8.57% 98 Hrs 2.15%
Mobile property fire - rail 1 1.43% 2 Hrs 0.04%
Other (outside fire) 1 1.43% 2 Hrs 0.04%
Outside fire (not rubbish)/goodwill bins 2 2.86% 111 Hrs 2.43%
Rubbish, refuse or waste - abandoned outside 1 1.43% 52 Hrs 1.14%
Scrub and grass fire 18 25.71% 1,797 Hrs 39.40%
Tree down 3 4.29% 215 Hrs 4.71%
Vehicle accident / no injury 5 7.14% 423 Hrs 9.27%
Vehicle accident rescue 2 2.86% 357 Hrs 7.83%
Vehicle accident with injuries 4 5.71% 178 Hrs 3.90%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 70 4,561 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 42 2096 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 50 505 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 55 349 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 62 124 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 51 996 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 69 1208 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 44 369 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 49 320 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 68 2102 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 65 1159 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 48 1407 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 63 1367 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 78 1621 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 62 1310 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 65 840 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 51 890 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 44 680 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 89 1527 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 69
Total Incidents for 1999-00 43
Total Incidents for 1998-99 29
Total Incidents for 1997-98 60

Post Codes
In Response Area
5502
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Calomba, SA
Grace Plains, SA
Korunye, SA
Long Plains, SA
Mallala, SA
Redbanks, SA
Reeves Plains, SA

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