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SA Country Fire Service Station

Mudla Wirra

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Mudla Wirra Station
Mudla Wirra Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Mudla Wirra 34
Mudla Wirra 34     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide
Mudla Wirra Lighting Trailer
Mudla Wirra Lighting Trailer     -     Picture by Rick Curnow

Comments On Station New 34 delivered April 2020

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Light Group
Established: 1957

Contact Information
Physical Location Roseworthy Campus 1454 Mudla Wirra Rd, Wasleys SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 177D Ref: 878772
GPS Latitude: -34.525361 Longitude: 138.686101
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8524 8092
Fax (08) 8524 8354
Postal Address 47 Bethesda Rd,
Lewiston SA 5501

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 7:00pm
Advice to Recruits Please attend station any training night, or contact the Captain, John Aunger
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Mudla Wirra 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS 139-260
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Registration Number: S052AQW
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Mudla Wirra Lighting Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Not listed
Equipment: Lighting
Generator

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 : Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 1 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Special Risks - Special Risks - University buildings, equipment & research programs
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 100 & 080
VHF Radio Channel: 103,99,109
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 36 Responses
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities - 765 1 2.78% 31 Hrs 2.46%
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 6 16.67% 223 Hrs 17.71%
Building fire 1 2.78% 84 Hrs 6.67%
Did not arrive (stop call) 5 13.89% 49 Hrs 3.89%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management - 730 1 2.78% 39 Hrs 3.10%
Grass or stubble fire 3 8.33% 40 Hrs 3.18%
Heat/thermal detector operated, no fire, heat from source - 752 6 16.67% 412 Hrs 32.72%
Mobile property fire - road transport vehicle 1 2.78% 95 Hrs 7.55%
Other (outside fire) 2 5.56% 14 Hrs 1.11%
Outside fire (not rubbish)/goodwill bins 1 2.78% 2 Hrs 0.16%
Prescribed burn 1 2.78% 35 Hrs 2.78%
Scrub and grass fire 5 13.89% 82 Hrs 6.51%
Tree down 1 2.78% 108 Hrs 8.58%
Vehicle accident rescue 1 2.78% 5 Hrs 0.40%
Vehicle accident with injuries 1 2.78% 40 Hrs 3.18%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 36 1,259 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 31 779 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 40 306 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 40 89 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 28 174 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 25 248 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 62 320 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 26 231 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 21 177 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 16 144 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 20 190 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 5 76 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 5 104 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 21 390 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 23 191 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 21 224 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 7 44 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 11 120 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 14 108 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 18
Total Incidents for 1999-00 15
Total Incidents for 1998-99 14
Total Incidents for 1997-98 10

Post Codes
In Response Area
5118 5371 5400 5502
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Kangaroo Flat, SA
Reeves Plains, SA
Ward Belt, SA
Wasleys, SA

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