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SA Country Fire Service Station

Millicent

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

Millicent Station
Millicent Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Millicent 34
Millicent 34     -     Picture by Beth Warwick
Millicent 34P
Millicent 34P     -     Picture by Graeme Mellor
Millicent Rescue
Millicent Rescue     -     Picture by Dean Norman

Comments On Station New 34P appliance delivered September 2015
New 34 delivered April 2018

Station Information
Region : Region 5
Group : Wattle Range Group

Contact Information
Physical Location Academy Drive, Millicent SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: LSE 9 Ref: 429391
GPS Latitude: -37.592660 Longitude: 140.353431
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Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8733 1762
Fax (08) 8733 1762
Postal Address 2 Olive St,
Millicent SA 5280
E-mail Millicent Station - millicentcfs@internode.net.au

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesdays 6.30pm
Advice to Recruits Please attend the Station on training night, or contact the Captain, Phil Richards
Advice to Cadets Please attend the Station on training night, or contact the Captain, Phil Richards

Vehicles & Appliances
Millicent 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S902AQT
Equipment:
Millicent 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S683AQM
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Hazmat
Lighting
Millicent Rescue Medium Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTR800 Crew
Water Capacity: 1800 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQO287
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
RCR Heavy / Light
Lighting
Generator
Defibrillation Equipment

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Hazmat - Chemical Spill Decontamination
Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Road Crash Rescue - Road Crash Rescue
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 8 sets
Defibrillator - 1 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 180 Litres
Portable Generator
Hazmat Equipment - 1 set
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 231
VHF Radio Channel: 36, 35, 23

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 134 Responses
Accidental operation of alarm, human activity simulated cond. - 762 1 0.75% 2 Hrs 0.04%
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities - 765 3 2.24% 6 Hrs 0.11%
Alarm activation due to aerosol use (hair spray, insecticides) - 767 1 0.75% 2 Hrs 0.04%
Alarm activation due to poor building maint-dust,cobwebs,insects - 766 1 0.75% 1 Hrs 0.02%
Alarm activation due to poor building maint-dust,cobwebs,insects - 766 2 1.49% 2 Hrs 0.04%
Alarm activation due to steam, shower, bath, sauna, urn/kettle - 768 3 2.24% 5 Hrs 0.10%
Alarm operates due to extreme weather conditions - 702 1 0.75% 3 Hrs 0.06%
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 4 2.99% 12 Hrs 0.23%
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 10 7.46% 122 Hrs 2.33%
Arcing, shorted electrical equipment 1 0.75% 3 Hrs 0.06%
Assist other agencies 15 11.19% 880 Hrs 16.81%
Assist police or other gov. agency 2 1.49% 84 Hrs 1.60%
Building fire - content only 1 0.75% 8 Hrs 0.15%
Building fire - structure & content 4 2.99% 104 Hrs 1.99%
Building fire - structure only 2 1.49% 145 Hrs 2.77%
Building weakend or collapsed 1 0.75% 2 Hrs 0.04%
Detector suspected malfunction - 747 1 0.75% 4 Hrs 0.08%
Did not arrive (stop call) 5 3.73% 12 Hrs 0.23%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management - 730 1 0.75% 4 Hrs 0.08%
Fixed alarm (smoke detector malfunction) 1 0.75% 3 Hrs 0.06%
Good intent call 8 5.97% 240 Hrs 4.58%
Grass or stubble fire 14 10.45% 1,239 Hrs 23.67%
Investigation (smoke) 2 1.49% 62 Hrs 1.18%
Malicious false alarm - or mischevious damage to mcp or det/spkl - 711 1 0.75% 2 Hrs 0.04%
Medical assist 3 2.24% 224 Hrs 4.28%
Mobile property / vehicle 2 1.49% 88 Hrs 1.68%
Odour or gas leak 1 0.75% 65 Hrs 1.24%
Oil or other combustible liquid spill 1 0.75% 5 Hrs 0.10%
Other (outside fire) 1 0.75% 124 Hrs 2.37%
Police matter 1 0.75% 2 Hrs 0.04%
Power line down 2 1.49% N/A
Rubbish fire 4 2.99% 165 Hrs 3.15%
Scrub and grass fire 2 1.49% 13 Hrs 0.25%
Tree down 10 7.46% 98 Hrs 1.87%
Vehicle accident / no injury 13 9.70% 676 Hrs 12.91%
Vehicle accident rescue 2 1.49% 191 Hrs 3.65%
Vehicle accident with injuries 7 5.22% 637 Hrs 12.17%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 134 5,235 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 103 5322 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 109 615 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 84 533 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 98 1239 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 116 1297 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 92 1304 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 112 998 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 103 1128 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 91 123705 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 90 669 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 96 639 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 90 518 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 129 1750 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 94 825 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 125 1093 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 97 998 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 107 2245 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 100 1987 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 94
Total Incidents for 1999-00 130
Total Incidents for 1998-99 144
Total Incidents for 1997-98 121

Post Codes
In Response Area
5280
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Canunda, SA
Millicent, SA
Sebastopol, SA

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