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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Yankalilla and District

Information on this station was last updated on Friday, May 24, 2019

Yankalilla Station
Yankalilla Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Yankalilla 34
Yankalilla 34     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide
Yankalilla 34P
Yankalilla 34P     -     Picture by Jacob Michael
Yankalilla Rescue
Yankalilla Rescue     -     Picture by Jacob Michael

Comments On Station Group base for Southern Fleurieu Group
Joint CFS/SES Station
New 34P appliance delivered December 2008
New Rescue appliance delivered Feb 2012
New 34 delivered August 2016

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Southern Fleurieu Group
Established: 1952

Contact Information
Physical Location 2 Arthur Street, Yankalilla SA
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CFS Map Book Map: MLR 94A Ref: 597728
GPS Lattitude: -35.458522 Longitude: 138.352053
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Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8558 2234
Fax (08) 8558 3300
Postal Address PO Box 488,
Yankalilla SA 5203
E-mail Yankalilla Station - safecomyankalill@internode.on.net

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesday 1930 Hrs (7.30pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend Station, or phone station on training night
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Yankalilla 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S737AQM
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
Defibrillation Equipment
Yankalilla 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB635
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
Yankalilla Rescue Rescue Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu NPS300
Registration Number: S814AQE
Equipment: RCR Heavy / Light
Lighting
Generator
Defibrillation Equipment
Yankalilla Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Modern
Registration Number: YCR568
Equipment:
Yankalilla Trailer Pump Support Trailer
Make and Model: Industrial
Registration Number: YCU095
Equipment: Floating Collar Dam: 1
Quick Fill Pump

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Road Crash Rescue - Road Crash Rescue
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 10 sets
Chainsaw - 1 saw(s)
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 680 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Floating Collar Dam - 1 dam(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 144 & 145
VHF Radio Channel: 22, 23, 24

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2018-19 - 120 Responses
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities 1 0.83% 1 Hrs 0.02%
Alarm operates due to extreme weather conditions 1 0.83% 9 Hrs 0.15%
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 1 0.83% 1 Hrs 0.02%
Alarm system suspected malfunction 1 0.83% N/A
Arcing, shorted electrical equipment 1 0.83% 17 Hrs 0.28%
Assist other agencies 13 10.83% 950 Hrs 15.65%
Assist police or other gov. agency 2 1.67% 6 Hrs 0.10%
Attempt to burn 1 0.83% 1 Hrs 0.02%
Building fire 2 1.67% 11 Hrs 0.18%
Building fire - content only 1 0.83% 163 Hrs 2.68%
Building fire - structure & content 1 0.83% 379 Hrs 6.24%
Building fire - structure only 1 0.83% 34 Hrs 0.56%
Building weakend or collapsed 1 0.83% 186 Hrs 3.06%
Cover assignment 1 0.83% 4 Hrs 0.07%
Did not arrive (stop call) 5 4.17% 334 Hrs 5.50%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management 2 1.67% 228 Hrs 3.75%
Forest fire 1 0.83% 15 Hrs 0.25%
Good intent call 1 0.83% 131 Hrs 2.16%
Grass or stubble fire 23 19.17% 1,015 Hrs 16.72%
Investigation (smoke) 2 1.67% 17 Hrs 0.28%
Medical assist 2 1.67% 76 Hrs 1.25%
Mobile property / vehicle 2 1.67% 9 Hrs 0.15%
Mobile property fire - passenger vehicle 3 2.50% 365 Hrs 6.01%
Other (outside fire) 3 2.50% 221 Hrs 3.64%
Power line down 1 0.83% N/A
Refuse can or waste basket fire contained to rubbish 1 0.83% 161 Hrs 2.65%
Rubbish fire 1 0.83% 4 Hrs 0.07%
Scrub and grass fire 1 0.83% N/A
Smoke detector operated, no fire - ext smke, bushfires, burnouts 1 0.83% 3 Hrs 0.05%
Transformer, power or utility, power pole 1 0.83% N/A
Tree down 6 5.00% 39 Hrs 0.64%
Tree fire 1 0.83% 2 Hrs 0.03%
Vehicle accident / no injury 7 5.83% 372 Hrs 6.13%
Vehicle accident rescue 4 3.33% 263 Hrs 4.33%
Vehicle accident with injuries 24 20.00% 1,055 Hrs 17.37%
Total Incidents for 2018-19 120 6,072 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 117 3883 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 95 1113 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 106 2333 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 93 3395 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 101 3862 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 104 7078 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 81 1769 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 69 977 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 88 2178 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 80 828 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 79 1020 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 90 13311 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 88 2045 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 76 1037 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 80 1065 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 82 1118 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 102 1675 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 100
Total Incidents for 1999-00 162
Total Incidents for 1998-99 149
Total Incidents for 1997-98 110

Post Codes
In Response Area
5203 5211
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Carrickalinga, SA
Normanville, SA
Wattle Flat, SA
Yankalilla, SA

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