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SA Country Fire Service Station

Thornlea

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Thornlea Station
Thornlea Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Thornlea 34
Thornlea 34     -     Picture by Graeme Mellor

Comments On Station New Station completed October 2004
Refurbished 34 delivered November 2012

Station Information
Region : Region 5
Group : Wattle Range Group

Contact Information
Physical Location 8 Beachport-Furner Rd, Thornlea SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: LSE 14 Ref: 264604
GPS Latitude: -37.399650 Longitude: 140.167547
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8735 2069
Postal Address 74 Beachport-Furner Rd,
Beachport SA 5280

How To Join
Training Occurs As arranged
Advice to Recruits Please contact Captain, Toby Hassell
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Thornlea 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB612
Equipment: 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
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
 
Response Area Includes : Rural Areas - General Rural environments
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 231
VHF Radio Channel: 36, 35, 23

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 7 Responses
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 3 42.86% N/A
Grass or stubble fire 1 14.29% N/A
Tree down 1 14.29% N/A
Vehicle accident / no injury 1 14.29% N/A
Vehicle accident with injuries 1 14.29% N/A
Total Incidents for 2019-20 7 0 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 3 108 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 3
Total Incidents for 2016-17 5
Total Incidents for 2015-16 6
Total Incidents for 2014-15 8
Total Incidents for 2013-14 6
Total Incidents for 2012-13 8
Total Incidents for 2011-12 8 22 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 5 66 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 1 9 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 3 30 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 2 39 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 4 11 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 2 54 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 4 25 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 6
Total Incidents for 1999-00 8
Total Incidents for 1998-99 9
Total Incidents for 1997-98 8

Post Codes
In Response Area
5280
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Clay Wells, SA
Magarey, SA
Thornlea, SA

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