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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Warooka

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

Warooka Station
Warooka Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Warooka 34
Warooka 34     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide
Warooka 34P
Warooka 34P     -     Picture by Josh Jeffree

Comments On Station Joint CFS / SES Station
New 34 appliance delivered January 2009
New 34P delivered November 2017

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Southern Yorke Group
Established: 1953

Contact Information
Physical Location Sturt Bay Rd, Warooka SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: YPMN 141 Ref: 192254
GPS Latitude: -34.992649 Longitude: 137.400529
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8854 5299
Fax (08) 8854 5299
Postal Address PO Box 191,
Warooka SA 5577
E-mail Warooka CFS - warookacfs@internode.on.net

How To Join
Training Occurs 2nd & 4th Monday 7.30 pm
Advice to Recruits Please attend at station on training night, or contact the Captain, Nicholas Fooks.
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Warooka 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB413
Equipment: GPS
Warooka 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: S900AQT
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4

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
Firefighting Foam - 120 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: 103 & 083
VHF Radio Channel: 31, 29, 34
UHF CB Radio Channel: 24

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 31 Responses
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 1 3.23% 2 Hrs 0.31%
Assist other agencies 5 16.13% 128 Hrs 19.94%
Assist police or other gov. agency 1 3.23% 3 Hrs 0.47%
Building fire 2 6.45% 40 Hrs 6.23%
Building fire - structure & content 2 6.45% 22 Hrs 3.43%
Did not arrive (stop call) 1 3.23% 1 Hrs 0.16%
Grass or stubble fire 10 32.26% 289 Hrs 45.02%
Prescribed burn 2 6.45% 55 Hrs 8.57%
Rubbish fire 1 3.23% 1 Hrs 0.16%
Scrub and grass fire 2 6.45% 85 Hrs 13.24%
Smoke detector operated, no fire - ext smke, bushfires, burnouts - 751 1 3.23% 3 Hrs 0.47%
Tree down 1 3.23% N/A
Vehicle accident / no injury 2 6.45% 13 Hrs 2.02%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 31 642 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 17 596 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 19 382 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 19 247 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 17 188 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 26 416 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 19 128 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 31 387 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 30 326 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 23 268 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 28 396 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 13 312 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 19 213 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 15 171 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 19 217 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 32 432 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 20 214 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 17 290 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 13 355 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 18
Total Incidents for 1999-00 15
Total Incidents for 1998-99 21
Total Incidents for 1997-98 32

Post Codes
In Response Area
5575 5577
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Foul Bay, SA
Point Souttar, SA
Point Turton, SA
Warooka, SA

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