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SA Country Fire Service Station

Rapid Bay and District

Information on this station was last updated on Saturday, March 20, 2021

Rapid Bay Station
Rapid Bay Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Rapid Bay 34
Rapid Bay 34     -     Picture by Fire Trucks Australia
Rapid Bay A34
Rapid Bay A34     -     Picture by Hay Flat CFS

Comments On Station New 34 appliance delivered February 2009
New A34 delivered November 2011
New station completed October 2016

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Southern Fleurieu Group
Established: 1954

Contact Information
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Physical Location 13 Cole Rd, Delamere SA
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 93B, 460600
GPS Latitude: -35.570871 Longitude: 138.198249
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8598 0043
Postal Address C/- Port Office,
Delamere SA 5204

How To Join
Training Occurs 1st Sunday of the month 8.30am
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Brendan McGrane
Advice to Cadets Cadets Wednesdays fortnightly, 7:00pm and alternate between Yankalilla, Myponga and Rapid Bay Stations. Please contact Cadet Coordinator, Josh Hann on 0436342824

Vehicles & Appliances
Rapid Bay 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: XQO449
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Thermal Imaging Camera
Rapid Bay A34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S786AQE
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
Chainsaw - 1 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 60 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Thermal Imaging Camera
 
Response Area Includes : Plantation Forest - Commercial Plantations
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 144 & 145
VHF Radio Channel: 22, 23, 24

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2021-2022 - 43 Responses
Alarm Sounded No Evidence Of Fire 1 2.33% 3 Hrs 0.32%
Assist Other Agencies 2 4.65% 8 Hrs 0.86%
Bridge. Trestle, Overhead Structure 1 2.33% 3 Hrs 0.32%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 1 2.33% 12 Hrs 1.29%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 5 11.63% 12 Hrs 1.29%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 4 9.30% 224 Hrs 24.14%
Medical Assist 1 2.33% N/A
Mobile Property Fire - Off Road Vehicles 1 2.33% 8 Hrs 0.86%
Mobile Property Fire - Road Transport Vehicle 2 4.65% 17 Hrs 1.83%
Other (Outside Fire) 1 2.33% N/A
Other Assistance 1 2.33% 39 Hrs 4.20%
Scrub And Grass Fire 4 9.30% 232 Hrs 25.00%
Tree Down 10 23.26% 44 Hrs 4.74%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 2 4.65% 54 Hrs 5.82%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 1 2.33% 75 Hrs 8.08%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 5 11.63% 197 Hrs 21.23%
Water / Ice Related Rescue 1 2.33% N/A
Total Incidents for 2021-2022 43 928 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 36 850 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 47 856 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 36 874 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 39 24690 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 35 48 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 23 42 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 42 898 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 61 1351 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 24 1462 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 24 349 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 11 146 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 29 1460 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 9 53 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 20 181 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 21 437 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 18 285 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 19 245 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 8 67 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 36 466 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 21 81 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 23
Total Incidents for 1999-00 18
Total Incidents for 1998-99 19
Total Incidents for 1997-98 12

Post Codes
In Response Area
5204
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Deep Creek, SA
Delamere, SA
Rapid Bay, SA
Second Valley, SA

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