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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Swan Reach

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

Swan Reach Station
Swan Reach Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Swan Reach 14
Swan Reach 14     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Swan Reach 34
Swan Reach 34     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New 14 appliance delivered January 2006
New 34 appliance delivered September 2009

Station Information
Region : Region 3
Group : Ridley Group
Established: 1946

Contact Information
Physical Location Phillip Avenue, Swan Reach SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: RMM 182 Ref: 716735
GPS Lattitude: -34.570459 Longitude: 139.599485
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8570 2323
Fax (08) 8570 2154
Postal Address PO Box 146,
Sedan SA 5353

How To Join
Training Occurs Mondays, 1930Hrs (7:30pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend station on a training night, or contact the Captain, Mick Marks
Advice to Cadets Please attend, or ring the station on a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Swan Reach 14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Mitsubishi Canter FG649
Water Capacity: 1000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQB213
Equipment: GPS
Floating Pump
Swan Reach 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: XQN092
Equipment: Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Floating Pump

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)
Floating Pump - 2 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 100 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
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
UHF CB Radio Channel: 20

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2017-18 - 25 Responses
Assist Other Agencies 5 20.00% 17 Hrs 5.43%
Assist Police Or Other Gov. Agency 2 8.00% 9 Hrs 2.88%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 2 8.00% 119 Hrs 38.02%
Chimney Or Flue Fire 1 4.00% 4 Hrs 1.28%
Combustible / Flammable Leak 1 4.00% 19 Hrs 6.07%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 1 4.00% 1 Hrs 0.32%
Dump 1 4.00% 2 Hrs 0.64%
Extrication/Rescue(Not Vehicle) 1 4.00% 5 Hrs 1.60%
Flood 1 4.00% 5 Hrs 1.60%
Good Intent Call 1 4.00% N/A
Grain / Crop Fire 1 4.00% 45 Hrs 14.38%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 2 8.00% 68 Hrs 21.73%
Investigation (Smoke) 1 4.00% N/A
Mobile Property / Vehicle 1 4.00% N/A
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 2 8.00% 16 Hrs 5.11%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 1 4.00% N/A
Wrong Location 1 4.00% 3 Hrs 0.96%
Total Incidents for 2017-18 25 313 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 25 250 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 34 477 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 27 164 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 33 262 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 18 1805 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 14 132 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 7 83 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 10 78 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 6 55 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 17 177 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 22 356 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 23 883 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 18 361 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 11 167 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 12 178 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 11 84 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 16
Total Incidents for 1999-00 18
Total Incidents for 1998-99 16
Total Incidents for 1997-98 9

Post Codes
In Response Area
5354
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Bakara,
Fisher, SA
Naidia, SA
Punyelroo, SA
Swan Reach, SA

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