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SA Country Fire Service Station

Mount Pleasant

Information on this station was last updated on Thursday, June 3, 2021

Mount Pleasant Station
Mount Pleasant Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Mount Pleasant 34
Mount Pleasant 34     -     Picture by Dean Norman
Mount Pleasant 24P
Mount Pleasant 24P     -     Picture by Mount Pleasant CFS
Mount Pleasant Trailer
Mount Pleasant Trailer     -     Picture by Glynn Jackson

Comments On Station New 24P appliance delivered May 2004
New 34 delivered June 2021

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Barossa Group
Established: 1963

Contact Information
Physical Location 2 Railway Terrace, Mount Pleasant SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 150D Ref: 205498
GPS Latitude: -34.778113 Longitude: 139.039318
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Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8568 2722
Fax (08) 8568 2371
Postal Address PO Box 248,
Mount Pleasant SA 5235
E-mail Mount Pleasant - mtplcfs@internode.on.net

How To Join
Training Occurs Seniors Tuesday 7pm (fortnightly in winter). Cadets 1st, 3rd and 5th Monday 6.30pm
Advice to Recruits Please contact the station on a training night
Advice to Cadets Please contact Cadet co ordinator, Glynn Jackson 0490143514. Cadet training 1st, 3rd & 5th Monday, from 6.30pm

Vehicles & Appliances
Mount Pleasant 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS 139-260 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S693AQX
Equipment: Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
Defibrillation Equipment
Thermal Imaging Camera
Mt Pleasant 24P 4WD, 2000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: VQX276
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
RCR Heavy / Light
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
Defibrillation Equipment
Mt Pleasant Pump trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Home made
Registration Number: TQP106
Equipment: Quick Fill Pump

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : 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 - 4 sets
Chainsaw - 2 saw(s)
Defibrillator - 2 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 160 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Quick Fill Pump - 1 unit(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
Thermal Imaging Camera
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
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: 096 & 076
VHF Radio Channel: 84, 87, 89
UHF CB Radio Channel: 25

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 89 Responses
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities - 765 1 1.12% 2 Hrs 0.05%
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 2 2.25% 140 Hrs 3.63%
Assist other agencies 5 5.62% 79 Hrs 2.05%
Building fire 2 2.25% 278 Hrs 7.22%
Cooking fumes (toast or foodstuffs) - 756 1 1.12% 69 Hrs 1.79%
Detector suspected malfunction - 747 2 2.25% 64 Hrs 1.66%
Did not arrive (stop call) 5 5.62% 15 Hrs 0.39%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management - 730 2 2.25% 126 Hrs 3.27%
Fixed alarm fault 1 1.12% 4 Hrs 0.10%
Good intent call 1 1.12% 6 Hrs 0.16%
Grass or stubble fire 15 16.85% 613 Hrs 15.91%
Mobile property / vehicle 2 2.25% 23 Hrs 0.60%
Mobile property fire - road transport vehicle 1 1.12% 2 Hrs 0.05%
Other (outside fire) 4 4.49% 268 Hrs 6.96%
Other assistance 1 1.12% 44 Hrs 1.14%
Scrub and grass fire 6 6.74% 652 Hrs 16.92%
Severe weather and natural disaster 1 1.12% 98 Hrs 2.54%
Tree down 19 21.35% 924 Hrs 23.98%
Tree fire 6 6.74% 172 Hrs 4.46%
Vehicle accident / no injury 7 7.87% 232 Hrs 6.02%
Vehicle accident rescue 1 1.12% 10 Hrs 0.26%
Vehicle accident with injuries 4 4.49% 32 Hrs 0.83%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 89 3,853 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 60 3000 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 79 1241 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 97 482 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 78 941 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 87 1913 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 98 928 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 97 1186 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 77 905 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 83 916 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 92 1462 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 63 972 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 74 1206 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 99 1821 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 66 966 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 93 973 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 67 1024 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 62 991 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 56 628 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 82
Total Incidents for 1999-00 44
Total Incidents for 1998-99 54
Total Incidents for 1997-98 76

Post Codes
In Response Area
5235 5236 5351
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Mount Crawford, SA
Mount Pleasant, SA
Tungkillo, SA

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