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SA Country Fire Service Station

Goolwa

Information on this station was last updated on Sunday, May 12, 2019

Goolwa Station
Goolwa Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Goolwa 24P
Goolwa 24P     -     Picture by Fire Trucks Australia
Goolwa 34
Goolwa 34     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station Group base for Mundoo Group
New 34 delivered September 2009

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Mundoo Group

Contact Information
Physical Location 15 Gardiner Street, Goolwa SA
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CFS Map Book Map: MLR 96A Ref: 988690
UBD Map: 307 Ref: N4
GPS Lattitude: -35.499588 Longitude: 138.779894
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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 1900 Hrs (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 24P 4WD, 2000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: WLO916
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
RCR Heavy / Light
Rescue Litter
Lighting
Generator
GPS
Thermal Imaging Camera
Goolwa 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQN086
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Quick Fill Pump
Defibrillation Equipment
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 2017-18 - 121 Responses
Alarm Activation By Outside Tradesman/Occupier Activities 2 1.65% 9 Hrs 0.03%
Alarm Activation Due To Poor Building Maint-Dust,Cobwebs,Insects 1 0.83% 1 Hrs 0.00%
Alarm Activation Due To Steam, Shower, Bath, Sauna, Urn/Kettle 1 0.83% 23 Hrs 0.09%
Alarm Sounded No Evidence Of Fire 2 1.65% 7 Hrs 0.03%
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction 6 4.96% 23 Hrs 0.09%
Animal Rescue 1 0.83% 4 Hrs 0.01%
Assist Other Agencies 13 10.74% 44 Hrs 0.16%
Assist Police Or Other Gov. Agency 3 2.48% 6 Hrs 0.02%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 5 4.13% 565 Hrs 2.09%
Building Weakend Or Collapsed 1 0.83% 2 Hrs 0.01%
Chemical Spill Or Leak 1 0.83% 3 Hrs 0.01%
Chimney Or Flue Fire 3 2.48% 13 Hrs 0.05%
Cooking Fumes (Toast Or Foodstuffs) 7 5.79% 204 Hrs 0.76%
Cover Assignment 1 0.83% N/A
Detector Suspected Malfunction 4 3.31% 11 Hrs 0.04%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 3 2.48% 3 Hrs 0.01%
Flood 1 0.83% 8 Hrs 0.03%
Good Intent Call 2 1.65% 8 Hrs 0.03%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 6 4.96% 112 Hrs 0.41%
Heat/Thermal Detector Operated, No Fire, Heat From Source 1 0.83% 5 Hrs 0.02%
Incorrect Testing By Premise'S Staff Or Maintenance Staff 1 0.83% 3 Hrs 0.01%
Investigation (Burnoff) 3 2.48% 10 Hrs 0.04%
Medical Assist 1 0.83% 4 Hrs 0.01%
Minor Fuel Or Oil Spill 1 0.83% 6 Hrs 0.02%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 4 3.31% 35 Hrs 0.13%
Mobile Property Fire - Passenger Vehicle 3 2.48% 41 Hrs 0.15%
Other Assistance 2 1.65% 8 Hrs 0.03%
Rubbish Bin 1 0.83% 3 Hrs 0.01%
Rubbish Fire 6 4.96% 19 Hrs 0.07%
Rubbish, Refuse Or Waste - Abandoned Outside 1 0.83% 12 Hrs 0.04%
Scrub And Grass Fire 7 5.79% 25,645 Hrs 94.97%
Severe Weather And Natural Disaster 2 1.65% 5 Hrs 0.02%
Transformer, Power Or Utility, Power Pole 1 0.83% 5 Hrs 0.02%
Tree Down 4 3.31% 15 Hrs 0.06%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 15 12.40% 66 Hrs 0.24%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 2 1.65% 20 Hrs 0.07%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 3 2.48% 55 Hrs 0.20%
Total Incidents for 2017-18 121 27,003 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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