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SA Country Fire Service Station

Sherwood

Information on this station was last updated on Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Sherwood Station
Sherwood Station     -     Picture by Athol Rayson
Sherwood 44
Sherwood 44     -     Picture by Bill Corcoran

Comments On Station New 44 delivered May 2016

Station Information
Region : Region 5
Group : Tatiara Group

Contact Information
Physical Location 1584 Wirrega North Road, Sherwood SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: RMM 67 Ref: 648073
GPS Lattitude: -36.077203 Longitude: 140.609258
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Fax (08) 8756 4200
Postal Address PO Box 371,
Bordertown SA 5267

How To Join
Training Occurs As arranged
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Justin Cornish
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Sherwood 44 4WD, 4000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 4000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S696AQM
Equipment:

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 : Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
 
Response Area Includes : National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 230
VHF Radio Channel: 89, 1, 34
UHF CB Radio Channel: 12

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2017-18 - 6 Responses
Grass Or Stubble Fire 1 16.67% 6 Hrs 0.36%
Scrub And Grass Fire 4 66.67% 1,658 Hrs 99.64%
Tree Down 1 16.67% N/A
Total Incidents for 2017-18 6 1,664 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 1
Total Incidents for 2015-16 2
Total Incidents for 2014-15 7 132 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 3
Total Incidents for 2012-13 15 164 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 2 23 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 2 11 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 1 25 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 1
Total Incidents for 2002-03 4 20 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 4 99 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 13
Total Incidents for 1999-00 6
Total Incidents for 1998-99 6
Total Incidents for 1997-98 3

Post Codes
In Response Area
5267
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Sherwood, SA

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