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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Port Victoria

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

Port Victoria Station
Port Victoria Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Port Vic 34
Port Vic 34     -     Picture by Shaun Silkstone
Port Vic QRV
Port Vic QRV     -     Picture by Port Victoria CFS

Comments On Station New 34 delivered October 2012
New Station under construction on same site - August 2016
Moved into new station November 2016

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Yorke Valley Group

Contact Information
Physical Location Wilson Terrace, Port Victoria SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: YPMN 170 Ref: 284798
GPS Latitude: -34.498689 Longitude: 137.486533
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8834 2286
Fax (08) 8834 2301
Postal Address PO Box 265,
Port Victoria SA 5573
E-mail Port Victoria CFS - ptviccfs@internode.on.net

How To Join
Training Occurs First Monday 7.30 pm
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Jon Carmichael
Advice to Cadets Please contact the Captain, Jon Carmichael

Vehicles & Appliances
Port Vic 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S769AQE
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
GPS
Port Victoria QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Toyota Landcruiser
Water Capacity: 400 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQB933
Equipment: 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 - 60 Litres
GPS - 2 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 105 & 085
VHF Radio Channel: 58, 62, 63
UHF CB Radio Channel: 39

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 32 Responses
Assist other agencies 1 3.13% 125 Hrs 8.28%
Cover assignment 3 9.38% 352 Hrs 23.33%
Did not arrive (stop call) 4 12.50% 27 Hrs 1.79%
Grass or stubble fire 12 37.50% 555 Hrs 36.78%
Haystack 2 6.25% 54 Hrs 3.58%
Investigation (smoke) 1 3.13% 21 Hrs 1.39%
Mobile property / vehicle 1 3.13% 6 Hrs 0.40%
Mobile property fire - off road vehicles 1 3.13% 11 Hrs 0.73%
Mobile property fire - passenger vehicle 1 3.13% 8 Hrs 0.53%
Other (outside fire) 1 3.13% 3 Hrs 0.20%
Other assistance 1 3.13% 23 Hrs 1.52%
Scrub and grass fire 2 6.25% 150 Hrs 9.94%
Tree down 1 3.13% N/A
Vehicle accident with injuries 1 3.13% 174 Hrs 11.53%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 32 1,509 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 19 1235 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 14 303 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 26 294 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 25 288 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 22 262 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 31 698 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 26 508 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 24 401 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 22 266 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 23 204 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 19 301 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 17 392 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 15 381 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 14 550 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 28 374 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 5 133 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 8 170 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 14 85 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 16
Total Incidents for 1999-00 12
Total Incidents for 1998-99 16
Total Incidents for 1997-98 7

Post Codes
In Response Area
5573
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Point Pearce, SA
Port Victoria, SA
Urania, SA

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