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SA Country Fire Service Station

Light Group

Information on this station was last updated on Thursday, March 4, 2021

Light Group Control Centre - at Roseworthy
Light Group Control Centre - at Roseworthy     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Light BW13
Light BW13     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Light Car 1
Light Car 1     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Light Logistics
Light Logistics     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide

Comments On Station Based at Roseworthy Station
Moved into new station June 2007
New Logistics vehicle delivered Dec 2012
New BW13 delivered June 2017
New Car 1 delivered Feb 2020

Group Members This station is actually a Group Headquarters, with the following stations belonging to the Group:
    Dublin
    Freeling
    Gawler River District
    Greenock
    Kapunda
    Light Group
    Mallala District
    Mudla Wirra
    Roseworthy
    Sheaoak Log
    Two Wells District
    Woolsheds / Wasleys
Information on this page is about the Group Headquarters and not about all stations belonging to the group.

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Established: 1988

Contact Information
Physical Location 3 Railway Terrace, Roseworthy SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 178C Ref: 932765
GPS Latitude: -34.532071 Longitude: 138.747101
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8524 8104
Fax (08) 8524 8350
Postal Address PO Box 278,
Two Wells SA 5501

How To Join
Training Occurs
Advice to Recruits
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Light BW13 Large Volume Water Tanker
Make and Model: Isuzu FVZ1400
Water Capacity: 13000 Litres
Registration Number: S005AQS
Equipment: Floating Collar Dam: 1
Light Car 1 Command Vehicle
Make and Model: Toyota Hilux SR
Registration Number: S073BQB
Equipment: GPS
Light Logistics Logistics Support Vehicle
Make and Model: Isuzu D-Max
Registration Number: S555AQK
Equipment: GPS

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Specialist Administration - Administration Centre
Specialist Command - Major Incident Coordination
Specialist Comms - Major Incident Communications
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 - 28 sets
Chainsaw - 7 saw(s)
Defibrillator - 7 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 1300 Litres
Portable Generator - 8 unit(s)
GPS - 5 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 8 set(s)
Medical Oxygen equipment - 2 set(s)
Floating Collar Dam - 2 dam(s)
Quick Fill Pump - 4 unit(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
Rescue Litter - 1 litter(s)
Thermal Imaging Camera
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Special Risks - Special Risks - Wineries, University / Research centres
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 100 & 080
VHF Radio Channel: 103,99,109
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 9 Responses
Building fire - structure & content 1 11.11% 12 Hrs 1.12%
Did not arrive (stop call) 1 11.11% 4 Hrs 0.37%
Flood 1 11.11% N/A
Grass or stubble fire 3 33.33% 47 Hrs 4.38%
Malicious false alarm - or mischevious damage to mcp or det/spkl - 711 1 11.11% 4 Hrs 0.37%
Scrub and grass fire 2 22.22% 1,007 Hrs 93.76%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 9 1,074 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 1
Total Incidents for 2012-13 2 127 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 29 67 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 9 122 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 14 85 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 19 1417 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 58 416 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 42 263 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 62 394 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 59 274 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 87 362 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 42
Total Incidents for 1999-00 54
Total Incidents for 1998-99 51
Total Incidents for 1997-98 48

Post Codes
In Response Area
5118 5355 5356 5360 5371 5372 5373 5400 5410 5460 5501 5502
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Allendale North, SA
Bagot Well, SA
Bethel, SA
Buchfelde, SA
Calomba, SA
Daveyston, SA
Dublin, SA
Fischer, SA
Fords, SA
Freeling, SA
Gawler Belt, SA
Gawler River, SA
Grace Plains, SA
Greenock, SA
Hamilton, SA
Hansborough, SA
Kalbeeba, SA
Kangaroo Flat, SA
Kapunda, SA
Kingsford, SA
Koonunga, SA
Korunye, SA
Lewiston, SA
Linwood, SA
Long Plains, SA
Lower Light, SA
Magdala, SA
Mallala, SA
Marananga, SA
Middle Beach, SA
Moppa, SA
Morn Hill, SA
Nain, SA
Parham, SA
Pinkerton Plains, SA
Port Gawler, SA
Redbanks, SA
Reeves Plains, SA
Reid, SA
Roseworthy, SA
Seppeltsfield, SA
Sheaoak Log, SA
St Johns, SA
St Kitts, SA
Templers, SA
Thompson Beach, SA
Two Wells, SA
Ward Belt, SA
Wasleys, SA
Webb Beach, SA
Wild Horse Plains, SA
Willaston, SA
Windsor, SA
Woolsheds, SA

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