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SA Country Fire Service Station

Wudinna

Information on this station was last updated on Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Wudinna Station
Wudinna Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Wudinna 24P
Wudinna 24P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Wudinna QRV
Wudinna QRV     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Wudinna 34
Wudinna 34     -     Picture by Robin Geytenbeek
Wudinna Trailer
Wudinna Trailer     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station Joint CFS / SAAS Station
Sub-base for Caralue Group
New QRV delivered November 2010
New 34 delivered May 2013

Station Information
Region : Region 6
Group : Caralue Group
Established: 1959

Contact Information
Physical Location Richards Avenue, Wudinna SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: EP 351 Ref: 435430
GPS Lattitude: -33.050167 Longitude: 135.465405
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8680 2340
Fax (08) 8680 2489
Postal Address PO Box 450,
Wudinna SA 5652

How To Join
Training Occurs Wednesday 1930 Hrs (7.30 pm)
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Shane Rigden
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Wudinna 24P 4WD, 2000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: XQB038
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
RCR Heavy / Light
Lighting
GPS
Wudinna 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S504AQK
Equipment: GPS
Wudinna QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Nissan Patrol DX Y61
Water Capacity: 550 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: XQB389
Equipment: GPS
Wudinna Trailer Support Trailer
Make and Model: Kessner
Registration Number: TQN302
Equipment: BA Compressor

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
Defibrillator - 1 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 160 Litres
GPS - 3 unit(s)
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Airport / Airstrip - Aircraft landing area
Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Silos - Grain Silos
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 013 & 012
VHF Radio Channel: 29, 34, 39

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2017-18 - 25 Responses
Assist Other Agencies 1 4.00% 8 Hrs 2.02%
Assist Police Or Other Gov. Agency 1 4.00% 4 Hrs 1.01%
Building Fire 3 12.00% 52 Hrs 13.13%
Cooking Fumes (Toast Or Foodstuffs) 2 8.00% 4 Hrs 1.01%
Detector Suspected Malfunction 1 4.00% N/A
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 6 24.00% 23 Hrs 5.81%
Extrication/Rescue(Not Vehicle) 1 4.00% 76 Hrs 19.19%
Good Intent Call 1 4.00% 4 Hrs 1.01%
Grain / Crop Fire 1 4.00% 20 Hrs 5.05%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 1 4.00% 18 Hrs 4.55%
Scrub And Grass Fire 2 8.00% 44 Hrs 11.11%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 1 4.00% 5 Hrs 1.26%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 4 16.00% 138 Hrs 34.85%
Total Incidents for 2017-18 25 396 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 23 440 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 23 210 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 30 788 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 25 376 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 30 657 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 30 739 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 26 272 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 24 377 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 12 148 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 29 401 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 20 333 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 29 590 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 16 306 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 28 472 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 20 331 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 23 223 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 23
Total Incidents for 1999-00 17
Total Incidents for 1998-99 27
Total Incidents for 1997-98 23

Post Codes
In Response Area
5652 5653
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Pygery, SA
Wudinna, SA
Yaninee, SA

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