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SA Country Fire Service Station

Willalooka

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Willalooka Station
Willalooka Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Willalooka 34
Willalooka 34     -     Picture by Tony Kuiper

Comments On Station Refurbished 34 delivered May 2014
Moved into new Station, September 2020

Station Information
Region : Region 5
Group : Tatiara Group
Established: 1958

Contact Information
Physical Location 3426 Riddoch Highway, Willalooka SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: RMM 43 Ref: 417725
GPS Latitude: -36.390931 Longitude: 140.350192
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Postal Address PO Box 316,
Keith SA 5267

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

Vehicles & Appliances
Willalooka 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: XQA357
Equipment:

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
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 230
VHF Radio Channel: 89, 1, 34

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 26 Responses
Assist police or other gov. agency 1 3.85% 52 Hrs 5.71%
Cover assignment 2 7.69% N/A
Grass or stubble fire 13 50.00% 435 Hrs 47.75%
Scrub and grass fire 5 19.23% 389 Hrs 42.70%
Tree down 2 7.69% 11 Hrs 1.21%
Vehicle accident rescue 1 3.85% N/A
Vehicle accident with injuries 2 7.69% 24 Hrs 2.63%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 26 911 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 15 477 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 14 163 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 14 49 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 14 130 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 10
Total Incidents for 2013-14 12 228 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 21 410 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 4 60 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 9 54 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 7 76 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 10 67 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 4 2 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 1 4 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 2 2 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 9 303 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 1
Total Incidents for 2000-01 4
Total Incidents for 1999-00 7
Total Incidents for 1998-99 6
Total Incidents for 1997-98 5

Post Codes
In Response Area
5267
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Petherick, SA
Willalooka, SA

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