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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Woomera

Information on this station was last updated on Friday, March 12, 2021

Woomera Station
Woomera Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Woomera appliance bay
Woomera appliance bay     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Woomera 34P
Woomera 34P     -     Picture by Justin Bradbury

Comments On Station Co-located with Woomera Emergency Services
New 34P delivered December 2007

Station Information
Region : Region 4
Established: 1992

Contact Information
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Physical Location Killara Ave, Woomera SA
CFS Map Book Map: , 021408
GPS Latitude: -31.200941 Longitude: 136.827805
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8673 7000
Fax (08) 8673 7182
Postal Address PO Box 91,
Woomera SA 5720
E-mail Woomera CFS - woomeracfs@internode.on.net

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday fortnightly, 7.00pm
Advice to Recruits Please contact Captain, Justin Bradbury, or attend station on training night
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Woomera 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB637
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
GPS

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 - 40 Litres
GPS
Portable flood lighting
 
Response Area Includes : Airport / Airstrip - Aircraft landing area
Arid Regions - Semi-desert areas of inland Australia
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 070
VHF Radio Channel: 1, 2, 3
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9, 19, 29

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2021-2022 - 19 Responses
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 3 15.79% 1 Hrs 0.25%
Flood 5 26.32% 102 Hrs 25.31%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 1 5.26% N/A
Mobile Property / Vehicle 1 5.26% 57 Hrs 14.14%
Mobile Property Fire - Road Transport Vehicle 1 5.26% 18 Hrs 4.47%
Search 1 5.26% N/A
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 2 10.53% 6 Hrs 1.49%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 1 5.26% N/A
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 4 21.05% 219 Hrs 54.34%
Total Incidents for 2021-2022 19 403 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 12 172 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 17 113 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 15 259 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 9 107 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 15 125 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 14 64 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 6 12 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 11 193 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 20 275 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 17 164 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 16 137 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 13 247 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 1
Total Incidents for 2007-08 9 60 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 12 103 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 17 214 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 12 98 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 26 251 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 15 33 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 15 56 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 6
Total Incidents for 1999-00 11
Total Incidents for 1998-99 26
Total Incidents for 1997-98 24

Post Codes
In Response Area
5713 5715 5719 5720
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Arcoona, SA
Kootaberra, SA
Oakden Hills, SA
Pernatty, SA
Pimba, SA
Purple Downs, SA
Wirraminna, SA
Woomera, SA
Yudnapinna, SA

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