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SA Country Fire Service Station

Ridley Group

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Ridley Group base - at Cambrai Station
Ridley Group base - at Cambrai Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Ridley BW13
Ridley BW13     -     Picture by Steve Schueler
Ridley Car 1
Ridley Car 1     -     Picture by Steve Schueler
Ridley Group Logistics Trailer
Ridley Group Logistics Trailer     -     Picture by SACFS / VFBA Promotions Unit
Ridley Logistics
Ridley Logistics     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station Based at Cambrai Station
New BW13 delivered Feb 2011
New Car 1 delivered November 2011
New Logistics vehicle delivered Dec 2012

Group Members This station is actually a Group Headquarters, with the following stations belonging to the Group:
    Ridley Group
    Swan Reach
    Walker Flat
Information on this page is about the Group Headquarters and not about all stations belonging to the group.

Station Information
Region : Region 3
Established: 1989

Contact Information
Physical Location 4 Black Hill Rd, Cambrai SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: RMM 180 Ref: 430642
GPS Lattitude: -34.651904 Longitude: 139.286397
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8564 5132
Fax (08) 8564 5194
Postal Address PO Box 440 ,
Mannum SA 5238

How To Join
Training Occurs
Advice to Recruits
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Ridley BW13 Large Volume Water Tanker
Make and Model: Isuzu FVZ1400
Water Capacity: 13000 Litres
Registration Number: XQN170
Ridley Car 1 Command Vehicle
Make and Model: Mitsubishi Pajero
Registration Number: XQO315
Equipment: GPS
Ridley Logistics Logistics Support Vehicle
Make and Model: Isuzu D-Max
Registration Number: S412AQG
Ridley Logistics Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: RV Trailers
Registration Number: YEB270

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Specialist Administration - Administration Centre
Specialist Command - Major Incident Coordination
Specialist Comms - Major Incident Communications
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 : Chainsaw - 5 saw(s)
Defibrillator - 2 unit(s)
Floating Pump - 3 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 800 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 3 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s)
Rescue Litter - 1 litter(s)
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 207
VHF Radio Channel: 39, 29, 50

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2013-14 - 1 Responses
Scrub And Grass Fire 1 100.00% 11 Hrs 100.00%
Total Incidents for 2013-14 1 11 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 2 35 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 1 10 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 1 56 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 3 60 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 1 16 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 15
Total Incidents for 1999-00 3
Total Incidents for 1998-99 12
Total Incidents for 1997-98 7

Post Codes
In Response Area
5237 5238 5353 5354
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Angas Valley,
Bakara, SA
Black Hill, SA
Cambrai, SA
Caurnamont, SA
Claypans, SA
Craignook, SA
Fisher, SA
Forster, SA
Julanka Holdings, SA
Keyneton, SA
Kongolia, SA
Lake Carlet, SA
Milendella, SA
Naidia, SA
Nildottie, SA
Palmer, SA
Punyelroo, SA
Purnong Landing, SA
Rocky Point, SA
Sanderston, SA
Sedan, SA
Swan Reach, SA
Teal Flat, SA
Towitta, SA
Walker Flat, SA
Wongulla, SA

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