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SA Country Fire Service Station

Robe Town

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Robe Station
Robe Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Robe 24P
Robe 24P     -     Picture by Bil Corcoran
Robe QAV
Robe QAV     -     Picture by Robe CFS
Robe 34P
Robe 34P     -     Picture by Michael Coulson

Comments On Station Joint CFS / SA Ambulance Station
Also Group base for Robe Group
New 24P appliance delivered August 2004
QRV delivered Nov 2014
New 34P delivered Nov 2016

Station Information
Region : Region 5
Group : Robe Group
Established: 1953

Contact Information
Physical Location Cnr OHalloran Street and Hagen Street, Robe SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: LSE 19 Ref: 891860
GPS Latitude: -37.165409 Longitude: 139.751490
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Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8768 1869
Fax (08) 8768 2624
Postal Address PO Box 294,
Robe SA 5276

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesday 7:30pm
Advice to Recruits Please attend station any training night, or contact the Captain, Neville Cullen
Advice to Cadets Please attend station any training night, or contact the Captain, Neville Cullen

Vehicles & Appliances
Robe 24P 4WD, 2000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB098
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Hazmat
RCR Heavy / Light
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Robe 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S333AQN
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Hazmat
Chainsaw: 1
Robe QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Toyota Landcruiser
Water Capacity: 580 Litres
Registration Number: XQO223
Equipment:
Robe Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model:
Equipment: Rope Rescue

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Hazmat - Chemical Spill Decontamination
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 - 6 sets
BA Compressor - 1 unit(s)
Chainsaw - 2 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 160 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Hazmat Equipment - 1 set
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
Rope Rescue - 1 set(s)
Rescue Litter - 1 litter(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Airport / Airstrip - Aircraft landing area
Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Plantation Forest - Commercial Plantations
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
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: 229
VHF Radio Channel: 2, 74, 35

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 32 Responses
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 1 3.13% 1 Hrs 0.12%
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 5 15.63% 10 Hrs 1.16%
Assist other agencies 4 12.50% 3 Hrs 0.35%
Assist police or other gov. agency 1 3.13% N/A
Building fire 1 3.13% N/A
Did not arrive (stop call) 1 3.13% 1 Hrs 0.12%
Good intent call 2 6.25% 2 Hrs 0.23%
Grass or stubble fire 6 18.75% 814 Hrs 94.21%
Other (outside fire) 2 6.25% 2 Hrs 0.23%
Other assistance 1 3.13% N/A
Rubbish, refuse or waste - abandoned outside 1 3.13% N/A
Tree down 2 6.25% 10 Hrs 1.16%
Vehicle accident / no injury 3 9.38% 15 Hrs 1.74%
Vehicle accident rescue 1 3.13% 6 Hrs 0.69%
Water / ice related rescue 1 3.13% N/A
Total Incidents for 2019-20 32 864 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 26 1343 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 40 550 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 28 214 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 16 316 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 34 1001 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 27 216 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 56 1203 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 33 928 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 30 348 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 37 703 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 29 867 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 18 240 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 36 713 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 25 295 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 30 638 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 36 407 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 25 590 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 29 432 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 22
Total Incidents for 1999-00 20
Total Incidents for 1998-99 20
Total Incidents for 1997-98 30

Post Codes
In Response Area
5276
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Nora Creina, SA
Robe, SA

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