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SA Country Fire Service Station

Woolsheds / Wasleys

Information on this station was last updated on Thursday, May 30, 2019

Woolsheds / Wasleys Station
Woolsheds / Wasleys Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Woolsheds / Wasleys Trailer
Woolsheds / Wasleys Trailer     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Woolsheds / Wasleys 34
Woolsheds / Wasleys 34     -     Picture by Josh Jeffree

Comments On Station New Station officially opened November 2004

New 34 appliance delivered May 2019


Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Light Group
Established: 1965

Contact Information
Physical Location 5 Roberts Road , Wasleys SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 206B Ref: 823825
GPS Lattitude: -34.475190 Longitude: 138.629948
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8525 4290
Fax (08) 8525 4346
Postal Address PO Box 15,
Wasleys SA 5400

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday Nights 8:00 pm
Advice to Recruits Please attend station on a training night, or contact the Captain, Adrian Buckby
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Woolsheds 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS 139-240
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S655AQX
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Defibrillation Equipment
Woolsheds Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Built Tough
Registration Number: TQP125
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 : Chainsaw - 1 saw(s)
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
GPS
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
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 2018-19 - 36 Responses
Accidental operation of alarm, human activity simulated cond. 3 8.33% 5 Hrs 0.85%
Alarm operates due to power surge/spike or short circuit 1 2.78% 3 Hrs 0.51%
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 1 2.78% 2 Hrs 0.34%
Alarm system suspected malfunction 4 11.11% 26 Hrs 4.42%
Building fire 2 5.56% 37 Hrs 6.29%
Building fire - content only 1 2.78% 115 Hrs 19.56%
Building fire - structure only 1 2.78% 8 Hrs 1.36%
Cooking fumes (toast or foodstuffs) 2 5.56% 1 Hrs 0.17%
Detector suspected malfunction 3 8.33% 4 Hrs 0.68%
Did not arrive (stop call) 2 5.56% 1 Hrs 0.17%
Dump 1 2.78% 8 Hrs 1.36%
Grass or stubble fire 1 2.78% 5 Hrs 0.85%
Haystack 1 2.78% 112 Hrs 19.05%
Heat/thermal detector operated, no fire, heat from source 2 5.56% 4 Hrs 0.68%
Mobile property / vehicle 3 8.33% 28 Hrs 4.76%
Other (outside fire) 2 5.56% 15 Hrs 2.55%
Rubbish bin 1 2.78% 9 Hrs 1.53%
Sprinkler water pressure fluctuations/equipment fault 2 5.56% 1 Hrs 0.17%
Steam vapour, fog or dust thought to be smoke 1 2.78% 76 Hrs 12.93%
Vehicle accident rescue 1 2.78% 124 Hrs 21.09%
Wrong location 1 2.78% 4 Hrs 0.68%
Total Incidents for 2018-19 36 588 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 37 174 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 41 239 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 74 817 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 32 442 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 48 316 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 32 446 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 34 246 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 40 363 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 28 433 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 41 444 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 38 902 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 41 668 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 46 635 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 37 453 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 53 730 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 39 634 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 42 852 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 35
Total Incidents for 1999-00 18
Total Incidents for 1998-99 11
Total Incidents for 1997-98 14

Post Codes
In Response Area
5400 5502
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Fischer, SA
Magdala,
Pinkerton Plains, SA
Redbanks, SA
Reeves Plains, SA
Wasleys, SA
Woolsheds, SA

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