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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Mintaro

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

Mintaro CFS
Mintaro CFS     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Mintaro 34
Mintaro 34     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New 34 appliance delivered October 2008

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Horrocks Group
Established: 1978

Contact Information
Physical Location 83 Mintaro Road, Mintaro SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: YPMN 268 Ref: 892439
GPS Latitude: -33.924842 Longitude: 138.720869
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8843 9057
Fax (08) 8843 9157
Postal Address PO Box 873,
Clare SA 5453
E-mail Mintaro CFS - mintarocfs@gmail.com

How To Join
Training Occurs Tuesday 7.00pm
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Matthew Phillips on 0428 240 289
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Mintaro 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB414
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
GPS

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
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
GPS - 1 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 099 & 079
VHF Radio Channel: 62, 73, 77
UHF CB Radio Channel: 7

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 15 Responses
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 4 26.67% 22 Hrs 24.18%
Did not arrive (stop call) 1 6.67% 4 Hrs 4.40%
Grass or stubble fire 2 13.33% 25 Hrs 27.47%
Incorrect testing by premise's staff or maintenance staff - 764 1 6.67% N/A
Scrub and grass fire 1 6.67% 12 Hrs 13.19%
Smoke detector operated, no fire - ext smke, bushfires, burnouts - 751 1 6.67% 2 Hrs 2.20%
Tree down 4 26.67% 26 Hrs 28.57%
Vehicle accident rescue 1 6.67% N/A
Total Incidents for 2019-20 15 91 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 19 657 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 16 571 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 38 225 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 9 159 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 13 72 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 5 21 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 26 502 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 13 230 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 12 96 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 11 152 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 15 383 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 13 193 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 20 382 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 19 546 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 17 99 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 13 74 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 5 118 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 20 104 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 18
Total Incidents for 1999-00 10
Total Incidents for 1998-99 14
Total Incidents for 1997-98 7

Post Codes
In Response Area
5415 5453
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Mintaro, SA
Polish Hill River, SA

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