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SA Country Fire Service Station

Tarpeena

Information on this station was last updated on Saturday, March 11, 2023

Tarpeena Station
Tarpeena Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Tarpeena 34
Tarpeena 34     -     Picture by Jake Sinclair

Station Information
Region : Region 5
Group : Mount Gambier District Group

Contact Information
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Physical Location 1A Alexander Street, Tarpeena SA
CFS Map Book Map: LSE 11, 819355
GPS Latitude: -37.627154 Longitude: 140.795326
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Fax (08) 8739 6523
Postal Address tba,
tba SA 5277

How To Join
Training Occurs First Sunday of each month
Advice to Recruits Please contact Captain, Rob Berlin
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Tarpeena 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQN085
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
GPS

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 - 4 sets
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
GPS - 1 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Plantation Forest - Commercial Plantations
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 226 & 237
VHF Radio Channel: 23, 98, 35

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2022-23 - 14 Responses
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction - 739 2 14.29% N/A
Assist Other Agencies 2 14.29% 66 Hrs 44.00%
Building Fire 2 14.29% N/A
Building Fire - Content Only 1 7.14% N/A
Cooking Fumes (Toast Or Foodstuffs) - 756 1 7.14% N/A
Extrication/Rescue(Not Vehicle) 1 7.14% N/A
Grass Or Stubble Fire 1 7.14% N/A
Medical Assist 1 7.14% N/A
Tree Down 1 7.14% N/A
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 1 7.14% N/A
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 1 7.14% 84 Hrs 56.00%
Total Incidents for 2022-23 14 150 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2021-22 13 22 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-21 13 171 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 5 76 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 7 2 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 30 198 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 26 80 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 29 243 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 28 987 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 10 9 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 16 77 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 13 38 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 7 32 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 14 54 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 7 58 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 5 49 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 10 64 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 13 43 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 14 73 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 19 115 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 10 32 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 20 148 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 17
Total Incidents for 1999-00 21
Total Incidents for 1998-99 13
Total Incidents for 1997-98 22

Post Codes
In Response Area
5277 5291
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Dismal Swamp, SA
Tarpeena, SA

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