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SA Country Fire Service Station

Sevenhill / Penwortham

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

Sevenhill / Penwortham Station and appliance bay
Sevenhill / Penwortham Station and appliance bay     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Sevenhill 34
Sevenhill 34     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide

Comments On Station New 34 appliance delivered February 2017

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Horrocks Group
Established: 1964

Contact Information
Physical Location Main North Road, Sevenhill SA
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CFS Map Book Map: YMPN 268 Ref: 806475
GPS Latitude: -33.889413 Longitude: 138.628055
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8843 4300
Fax (08) 8843 4337
Postal Address PO Box 8,
Sevenhill SA 5453

How To Join
Training Occurs Tuesday 7.00pm
Advice to Recruits Please contact Captain, Liam Bache, 0428 121 157 or contact the station on a training night
Advice to Cadets Attend station on a training day. Cadet training is on the last Sunday of each month, from 10.00am to 12.00pm.

Vehicles & Appliances
Sevenhill 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S328AQN
Equipment: Generator
Chainsaw: 1

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Chainsaw - 1 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 1 unit(s)
Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 099 & 079
VHF Radio Channel: 62, 73, 77
UHF CB Radio Channel: 7

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 39 Responses
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 1 2.56% 2 Hrs 0.07%
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 1 2.56% 2 Hrs 0.07%
Animal rescue 1 2.56% N/A
Attempt to burn 1 2.56% 7 Hrs 0.25%
Did not arrive (stop call) 6 15.38% 11 Hrs 0.39%
Good intent call 1 2.56% 2 Hrs 0.07%
Grass or stubble fire 6 15.38% 352 Hrs 12.46%
Hazardous material 1 2.56% 4 Hrs 0.14%
Prescribed burn 1 2.56% 51 Hrs 1.81%
Rubbish fire 2 5.13% 95 Hrs 3.36%
Scrub and grass fire 9 23.08% 2,083 Hrs 73.76%
Tree down 6 15.38% 200 Hrs 7.08%
Vehicle accident / no injury 1 2.56% 5 Hrs 0.18%
Vehicle accident rescue 1 2.56% N/A
Vehicle accident with injuries 1 2.56% 10 Hrs 0.35%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 39 2,824 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 34 5423 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 33 1442 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 35 1088 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 35 1604 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 21 241 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 15 157 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 30 3263 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 30 379 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 24 125 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 28 386 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 14 114 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 13 103 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 9 71 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 23 477 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 24 476 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 29 207 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 21 423 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 18 129 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 32
Total Incidents for 1999-00 19
Total Incidents for 1998-99 29
Total Incidents for 1997-98 24

Post Codes
In Response Area
5453
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Gillentown, SA
Hill River, SA
Penwortham, SA
Polish Hill River, SA
Sevenhill, SA
Spring Farm, SA
Spring Gully, SA

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