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SA Country Fire Service Station

Western Flat

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

Western Flat Station
Western Flat Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Western Flat 44
Western Flat 44     -     Picture by Nicole Viant

Comments On Station New 44 appliance delivered October 2015

Station Information
Region : Region 5
Group : Tatiara Group

Contact Information
Physical Location 2606 Naracoorte Road, Western Flat SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: LSE 38 Ref: 777580
GPS Latitude: -36.523151 Longitude: 140.750631
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8758 2072
Postal Address 3373 Naracoorte Rd,
Bordertown SA 5268

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

Vehicles & Appliances
Western Flat 44 4WD, 4000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 4000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S748AQM
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 - 1 saw(s)
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 230
VHF Radio Channel: 89, 1, 34
UHF CB Radio Channel: 14

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 10 Responses
Did not arrive (stop call) 1 10.00% N/A
Grass or stubble fire 6 60.00% 436 Hrs 76.09%
Scrub and grass fire 1 10.00% 130 Hrs 22.69%
Tree down 1 10.00% 7 Hrs 1.22%
Tree fire 1 10.00% N/A
Total Incidents for 2019-20 10 573 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 12 288 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 12 249 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 3 6 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 11 910 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 14 104 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 4 28 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 16 211 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 11 79 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 1 8 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 4 68 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 3 55 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 11 164 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 11 204 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 10 425 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 7 88 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 8 62 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 7 98 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 5
Total Incidents for 1999-00 4
Total Incidents for 1998-99 6
Total Incidents for 1997-98 10

Post Codes
In Response Area
5268 5270 5271
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Bangham,
Western Flat, SA

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