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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Tothill

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

Tothill Station
Tothill Station     -     Picture by Athol Rayson
Tothill 24
Tothill 24     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Gilbert Group
Established: 1981

Contact Information
Physical Location 1347 Tothill Belt Rd, Tothill Belt SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: YPMN 236 Ref: 093378
GPS Latitude: -33.981356 Longitude: 138.936742
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8848 4363
Fax (08) 8848 4194
Postal Address PMB 22,
Saddleworth SA 5413

How To Join
Training Occurs Tuesday, fortnightly / as arranged
Advice to Recruits Please contact Captain, Jeffrey Kernchen
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Tothill 24 4WD, 2000L Rural Appliance
Make and Model: Hino
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: XQB871
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Tothill Pump & Dam Support Trailer
Make and Model: Built Tough
Registration Number: TQP112
Equipment: Floating Collar Dam: 1

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 2 sets
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s) - 10,000 Litre
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 097 & 077
VHF Radio Channel: 63, 62, 58
UHF CB Radio Channel: 13

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 15 Responses
Accidental operation of alarm, human activity simulated cond. - 762 1 6.67% 2 Hrs 0.61%
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 1 6.67% 2 Hrs 0.61%
Building fire 1 6.67% 2 Hrs 0.61%
Combustible / flammable leak 1 6.67% 2 Hrs 0.61%
Cover assignment 2 13.33% 48 Hrs 14.72%
Did not arrive (stop call) 2 13.33% N/A
Good intent call 1 6.67% N/A
Grain / crop fire 1 6.67% N/A
Grass or stubble fire 3 20.00% 113 Hrs 34.66%
Tree down 1 6.67% 1 Hrs 0.31%
Tree fire 1 6.67% 156 Hrs 47.85%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 15 326 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 7 140 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 22 400 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 24 263 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 27 522 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 20 285 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 25 269 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 19 380 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 16 272 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 13 172 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 25 406 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 16 331 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 23 773 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 24 521 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 29 751 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 8 124 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 7 56 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 8 64 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 23 335 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 18
Total Incidents for 1999-00 10
Total Incidents for 1998-99 18
Total Incidents for 1997-98 5

Post Codes
In Response Area
5413
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Apoinga,
Tarnma, SA
Tothill Belt, SA
Tothill Creek, SA

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