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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Montacute

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Montacute Station
Montacute Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Montacute 24
Montacute 24     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Montacute QRV
Montacute QRV     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station Moved into new station, March 2018

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : East Torrens Group
Established: 1942

Contact Information
Physical Location 814a Montacute Road, Montacute SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 149C Ref: 934367
UBD Map: 109 Ref: L11
GPS Lattitude: -34.892414 Longitude: 138.736174
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8390 2252
Fax (08) 8390 2115
Postal Address PO Box 25,
Montacute SA 5134
E-mail Montacute CFS - montacute_cfs@hotmail.com

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 2000 Hrs (8.00 pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend station on training night, or contact the Captain, Rob Possingham
Advice to Cadets Please attend station on training night, or contact the Captain, Rob Possingham

Vehicles & Appliances
Montacute 24 4WD, 2000L Rural Appliance
Make and Model: Hino Kestrel 500 FT
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: VVO286
Equipment: Rescue Litter
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Defibrillation Equipment
Montacute QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Toyota Landcruiser HZJ75RP
Water Capacity: 500 Litres
Registration Number: WFG178
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1

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 : Chainsaw - 2 saw(s)
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Rescue Litter
 
Response Area Includes : Plantation Forest - Commercial Plantations
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 126 & 127
VHF Radio Channel: 92, 97,104

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2017-18 - 25 Responses
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 3 12.00% 9 Hrs 3.63%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 3 12.00% 21 Hrs 8.47%
Scrub And Grass Fire 4 16.00% 117 Hrs 47.18%
Tree Down 6 24.00% 41 Hrs 16.53%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 4 16.00% 23 Hrs 9.27%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 5 20.00% 37 Hrs 14.92%
Total Incidents for 2017-18 25 248 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 66 728 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 33 314 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 32 890 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 44 673 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 25 329 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 25 158 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 37 249 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 22 239 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 26 111 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 35 368 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 30 366 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 36 281 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 45 408 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 50 392 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 42 329 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 52 237 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 88
Total Incidents for 1999-00 43
Total Incidents for 1998-99 50
Total Incidents for 1997-98 51

Post Codes
In Response Area
5134
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Castambul, SA
Montacute, SA

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