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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Marion Bay

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

Marion Bay Station
Marion Bay Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Marion Bay 34
Marion Bay 34     -     Picture by Robin Geytenbeek
Marion Bay QRV
Marion Bay QRV     -     Picture by Josh Jeffree

Comments On Station Refurbished 34 delivered October 2010
New QRV delivered Feb 2019

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Southern Yorke Group
Established: 1962

Contact Information
Physical Location Slow Street, Marion Bay SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: YPMN 110 Ref: 801989
GPS Latitude: -35.237823 Longitude: 136.980354
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8854 4110
Fax (08) 8854 4113
Postal Address C/- General Store,
Marion Bay SA 5575
E-mail Marion Bay CFS - marionbaycfs@internode.on.net

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesday 1900 Hrs (7:30pm)
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Ken Vickery, or attend on a training night
Advice to Cadets Please contact the Captain, Ken Vickery, or attend on a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Marion Bay 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB621
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
GPS
Marion Bay QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Isuzu D-Max
Water Capacity: 400 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S327AQC
Equipment:

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
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 103 & 083
VHF Radio Channel: 31, 29, 34
UHF CB Radio Channel: 24

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 24 Responses
Assist other agencies 1 4.17% 164 Hrs 15.75%
Building fire 1 4.17% 161 Hrs 15.47%
Detector suspected malfunction - 747 1 4.17% 68 Hrs 6.53%
Good intent call 1 4.17% 69 Hrs 6.63%
Grass or stubble fire 5 20.83% 99 Hrs 9.51%
Scrub and grass fire 12 50.00% 361 Hrs 34.68%
Tree down 1 4.17% 6 Hrs 0.58%
Water / ice related rescue 2 8.33% 113 Hrs 10.85%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 24 1,041 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 9 349 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 10 132 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 9 83 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 7 65 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 13 669 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 4 18 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 6 81 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 8 119 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 11 645 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 11 200 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 10 166 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 22 950 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 7 196 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 3 76 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 10 148 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 7 59 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 7 126 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 6 159 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 5
Total Incidents for 1999-00 14
Total Incidents for 1998-99 10
Total Incidents for 1997-98 18

Post Codes
In Response Area
5575 5577
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Foul Bay, SA
Inneston, SA
Marion Bay, SA
Stenhouse Bay, SA

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