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SA Country Fire Service Station

Wanilla

Information on this station was last updated on Saturday, March 13, 2021

Wanilla Station
Wanilla Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Wanilla 24
Wanilla 24     -     Picture by Lynda Smith

Station Information
Region : Region 6
Group : Lower Eyre Peninsula Group

Contact Information
Physical Location Lot 29 Mortlock Street, Wanilla SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: EP 162 Ref: 622790
GPS Latitude: -34.526167 Longitude: 135.677980
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8685 2217
Postal Address PO Box 365,
Wanilla SA 5607

How To Join
Training Occurs As arranged
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Roslyn Hocking
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Wanilla 24 4WD, 2000L Rural Appliance
Make and Model: Hino Ranger 5Z
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: XQB972
Equipment: GPS

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
GPS - 1 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 014
VHF Radio Channel: 45, 46, 58
UHF CB Radio Channel: 20

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2020-2021 - 12 Responses
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 1 8.33% 5 Hrs 4.46%
Grain / Crop Fire 1 8.33% 6 Hrs 5.36%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 4 33.33% 44 Hrs 39.29%
Scrub And Grass Fire 5 41.67% 56 Hrs 50.00%
Tree Down 1 8.33% 1 Hrs 0.89%
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 12 112 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 16 466 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 5 118 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 5 13 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 12 74 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 5 2 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 5 139 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 20 440 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 3 125 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 5 32 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 9 182 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 7 120 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 4 67 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 9 139 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 4 62 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 9 129 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 10 119 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 6 103 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 8 187 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 10
Total Incidents for 1999-00 7
Total Incidents for 1998-99 3
Total Incidents for 1997-98 14

Post Codes
In Response Area
5607
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Wanilla, SA

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