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SA Country Fire Service Station

Roseworthy

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

Roseworthy Station
Roseworthy Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Roseworthy 24P
Roseworthy 24P     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide
Roseworthy 34P
Roseworthy 34P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New 24P appliance delivered August 2004
Moved into new Station June 2007
Group Control Centre for Light Group
New 34P delivered Feb 2010

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Light Group
Established: 1979

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: -34.531940 Longitude: 138.747074
(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 167,
Roseworthy SA 5371
E-mail Roseworthy CFS - roseworthycfs@hotmail.com

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 7.30pm, Cadets Tuesdays
Advice to Recruits Please contact the station on a training night
Advice to Cadets Please contact Trisha Davis, Cadet coordinator, or contact the station on a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Roseworthy 24P 4WD, 2000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB154
Equipment: Lighting
Chainsaw: 1
Medical Oxygen
Defibrillation Equipment
Roseworthy 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQR913
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
PPV Fan
High Rise Kit
Medical Oxygen
Defibrillation Equipment
Thermal Imaging Camera

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 4 sets
Chainsaw - 2 saw(s)
Defibrillator - 2 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 200 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
High Rise equipment pack
Portable flood lighting - 2 set(s)
Medical Oxygen equipment - 2 set(s)
PPV Fan
Quick Fill Pump
Thermal Imaging Camera
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
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 - 121 Responses
Accidental operation of alarm, human activity simulated cond. - 762 1 0.83% 4 Hrs 0.05%
Alarm activation by outside tradesman/occupier activities - 765 1 0.83% 2 Hrs 0.02%
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 1 0.83% 2 Hrs 0.02%
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 6 4.96% 44 Hrs 0.52%
Assist other agencies 3 2.48% 39 Hrs 0.46%
Assist police or other gov. agency 2 1.65% 87 Hrs 1.02%
Building fire 2 1.65% 57 Hrs 0.67%
Building fire - structure & content 2 1.65% 50 Hrs 0.59%
Detector suspected malfunction - 747 5 4.13% 55 Hrs 0.65%
Did not arrive (stop call) 10 8.26% 20 Hrs 0.23%
Fip - reset prior to arrival by management - 730 2 1.65% 5 Hrs 0.06%
Good intent call 1 0.83% 25 Hrs 0.29%
Grass or stubble fire 24 19.83% 2,415 Hrs 28.33%
High angle/vertical rescue 1 0.83% 1 Hrs 0.01%
Investigation (smoke) 4 3.31% 254 Hrs 2.98%
Minor fuel or oil spill 1 0.83% 9 Hrs 0.11%
Mobile property fire - passenger vehicle 5 4.13% 45 Hrs 0.53%
Outside fire (not rubbish)/goodwill bins 1 0.83% 4 Hrs 0.05%
Rubbish fire 6 4.96% 285 Hrs 3.34%
Rubbish, refuse or waste - abandoned outside 1 0.83% 82 Hrs 0.96%
Scrub and grass fire 14 11.57% 4,413 Hrs 51.76%
Simulated condition (incense, candles) - 758 1 0.83% 2 Hrs 0.02%
Sprinkler water pressure fluctuations/equipment fault - 734 4 3.31% 10 Hrs 0.12%
Tree down 1 0.83% 5 Hrs 0.06%
Vehicle accident / no injury 9 7.44% 287 Hrs 3.37%
Vehicle accident rescue 3 2.48% 3 Hrs 0.04%
Vehicle accident with injuries 10 8.26% 321 Hrs 3.76%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 121 8,526 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 88 2647 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 80 2122 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 88 648 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 104 530 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 114 780 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 139 1876 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 100 1038 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 105 826 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 134 839 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 113 1493 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 94 1949 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 98 1460 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 110 2135 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 111 1321 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 99 912 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 91 1191 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 79 1171 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 100 1450 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 88
Total Incidents for 1999-00 74
Total Incidents for 1998-99 56
Total Incidents for 1997-98 57

Post Codes
In Response Area
5118 5371
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Gawler Belt, SA
Kangaroo Flat, SA
Kingsford, SA
Roseworthy, SA
Templers, SA
Willaston, SA

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