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SA Country Fire Service Station

Wandilo

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

Wandilo Station
Wandilo Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Wandilo 34
Wandilo 34     -     Picture by Evan Dent

Comments On Station New 34 appliance delivered April 2013

Station Information
Region : Region 5
Group : Mount Gambier District Group

Contact Information
Physical Location 377 Croyle Road, Wandilo SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: LSE 11 Ref: 762214
GPS Latitude: -37.753931 Longitude: 140.730168
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Postal Address 4 Banksia St,
Mount Gambier SA 5290

How To Join
Training Occurs As arranged
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Matthew Byrne, or Lieutenant, Max Schleuniger on 0427 249 759
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Wandilo 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S519AQK
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Lighting
GPS

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Airport / Airstrip - Aviation Airports and Airstrips
EMA - Enhanced Mutual Aid
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 - 2 sets
Firefighting Foam - 160 Litres
GPS
 
Response Area Includes : Airport / Airstrip - Aircraft landing area
Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Plantation Forest - Commercial Plantations
Grasslands - Grasslands
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 226
VHF Radio Channel: 23, 98, 35
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 62 Responses
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 2 3.23% 1 Hrs 0.05%
Assist other agencies 3 4.84% 19 Hrs 0.96%
Building fire - content only 1 1.61% 3 Hrs 0.15%
Cover assignment 2 3.23% 21 Hrs 1.06%
Did not arrive (stop call) 2 3.23% 4 Hrs 0.20%
Flood 2 3.23% 7 Hrs 0.35%
Grass or stubble fire 12 19.35% 921 Hrs 46.42%
Investigation (smoke) 1 1.61% 2 Hrs 0.10%
Mobile property / vehicle 3 4.84% 45 Hrs 2.27%
Mobile property fire - off road vehicles 1 1.61% 8 Hrs 0.40%
Mobile property fire - passenger vehicle 4 6.45% 32 Hrs 1.61%
Private alarm - false alarm (commercial) - 746 1 1.61% 1 Hrs 0.05%
Scrub and grass fire 6 9.68% 838 Hrs 42.24%
Tree down 16 25.81% 46 Hrs 2.32%
Tree fire 1 1.61% 4 Hrs 0.20%
Vehicle accident / no injury 2 3.23% 11 Hrs 0.55%
Vehicle accident with injuries 3 4.84% 21 Hrs 1.06%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 62 1,984 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 36 311 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 45 526 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 44 350 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 49 1047 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 57 1006 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 47 436 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 43 317 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 26 119 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 19 70 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 16 61 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 16 161 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 26 209 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 26 328 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 22 182 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 23 227 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 14 197 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 18 180 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 19 90 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 22
Total Incidents for 1999-00 27
Total Incidents for 1998-99 33
Total Incidents for 1997-98 23

Post Codes
In Response Area
5277 5291
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Dismal Swamp, SA
Suttontown, SA
Tarpeena, SA
Wandilo, SA

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