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SA Country Fire Service Station

Goolwa

Information on this station was last updated on Saturday, March 5, 2022

Goolwa Station
Goolwa Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Goolwa 24 URP
Goolwa 24 URP     -     Picture by Steve Schueler
Goolwa 34
Goolwa 34     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station Group base for Mundoo Group
New 34 delivered July 2020
24URP delivered March 2022

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Mundoo Group

Contact Information
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Physical Location 15 Gardiner Street, Goolwa SA
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 96A, 988690
UBD Map: 307, N4
GPS Latitude: -35.499588 Longitude: 138.779894
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8555 1128
Fax (08) 8555 1335
Postal Address 15 Gardiner Street,
Goolwa SA 5214
E-mail Goolwa CFS - station@goolwacfs.org.au

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 7.00 p.m.
Advice to Recruits Please attend station during a training session, or contact Captain, Cory Johnson
Advice to Cadets Please attend station during a training session, or contact Captain, Cory Johnson

Vehicles & Appliances
Goolwa 24URP 4WD, 2000L Urban Rural Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu 139-260
Water Capacity: 2100 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S073AQW
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
RCR Heavy / Light
Rescue Litter
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
Thermal Imaging Camera
Goolwa 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS 139- 260
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S059BQB
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
Goolwa Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Kessner
Registration Number: TDY430
Equipment:

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 - 6 sets
BA Compressor - 1 unit(s)
Chainsaw - 1 saw(s)
Defibrillator
Floating Pump - 1 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 60 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 2 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Quick Fill Pump - 1 unit(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
Thermal Imaging Camera
 
Response Area Includes : Airport / Airstrip - Aircraft landing area
Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 138 & 139
VHF Radio Channel: 16, 17, 18
UHF CB Radio Channel: 21

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2021-2022 - 121 Responses
Aircraft Incident / Emergency 2 1.65% 52 Hrs 0.90%
Alarm Activation By Outside Tradesman/Occupier Activities - 765 2 1.65% 34 Hrs 0.59%
Alarm Activation Due To Aerosol Use (Hair Spray, Insecticides) - 767 1 0.83% 1 Hrs 0.02%
Alarm Activation Due To Poor Building Maint-Dust,Cobwebs,Insects - 766 2 1.65% 6 Hrs 0.10%
Alarm Activation Due To Steam, Shower, Bath, Sauna, Urn/Kettle - 768 2 1.65% 5 Hrs 0.09%
Alarm Sounded No Evidence Of Fire 1 0.83% 134 Hrs 2.33%
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction - 739 9 7.44% 28 Hrs 0.49%
Animal Rescue 1 0.83% 3 Hrs 0.05%
Arcing, Shorted Electrical Equipment 2 1.65% 77 Hrs 1.34%
Assist Other Agencies 22 18.18% 1,497 Hrs 26.04%
Building Fire 3 2.48% 156 Hrs 2.71%
Building Fire - Content Only 1 0.83% 166 Hrs 2.89%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 5 4.13% 532 Hrs 9.25%
Building Fire - Structure Only 1 0.83% 23 Hrs 0.40%
Building Weakend Or Collapsed 1 0.83% 3 Hrs 0.05%
Chemical Hazard (No Spills Or Leaks) 1 0.83% N/A
Chimney Or Flue Fire 1 0.83% 5 Hrs 0.09%
Detector Suspected Malfunction - 747 4 3.31% 9 Hrs 0.16%
Dumpster Or Other Outside Trash 1 0.83% 2 Hrs 0.03%
Fip - Reset Prior To Arrival By Management - 730 3 2.48% 134 Hrs 2.33%
Good Intent Call 1 0.83% N/A
Grass Or Stubble Fire 5 4.13% 358 Hrs 6.23%
Investigation (Smoke) 1 0.83% 139 Hrs 2.42%
Medical Assist 1 0.83% 123 Hrs 2.14%
Medical Assist - Cpr/Ear 1 0.83% 37 Hrs 0.64%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 1 0.83% 207 Hrs 3.60%
Mobile Property Fire - Off Road Vehicles 1 0.83% 3 Hrs 0.05%
Other Assistance 2 1.65% 7 Hrs 0.12%
Outside Fire (Not Rubbish)/Goodwill Bins 1 0.83% 4 Hrs 0.07%
Power Line Down 2 1.65% 9 Hrs 0.16%
Private Alarm - False Alarm (Domestic) 1 0.83% 1 Hrs 0.02%
Public Service 1 0.83% 4 Hrs 0.07%
Rubbish Bin 1 0.83% 147 Hrs 2.56%
Rubbish Fire 4 3.31% 71 Hrs 1.23%
Search 2 1.65% 3 Hrs 0.05%
Tree Down 9 7.44% 668 Hrs 11.62%
Tree Fire 2 1.65% 3 Hrs 0.05%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 6 4.96% 312 Hrs 5.43%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 4 3.31% 481 Hrs 8.37%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 8 6.61% 295 Hrs 5.13%
Water / Ice Related Rescue 2 1.65% 10 Hrs 0.17%
Total Incidents for 2021-2022 121 5,749 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 126 4534 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 147 5007 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 126 6515 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 121 27003 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 190 2340 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 139 3494 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 158 2575 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 176 3937 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 166 2087 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 139 1491 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 120 997 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 99 817 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 120 1084 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 98 1472 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 116 2509 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 109 1099 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 104 1146 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 84 762 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 95 887 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 95 1144 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 80
Total Incidents for 1999-00 77
Total Incidents for 1998-99 82
Total Incidents for 1997-98 75

Post Codes
In Response Area
5214
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Goolwa, SA
Goolwa Beach, SA
Goolwa North, SA
Goolwa South, SA
Hindmarsh Island, SA
Mundoo Island, SA

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