Victor Harbor CFS News & Events

The news articles within this section only include some of the incidents attended by the Victor Harbor CFS and our Brigades
(not all incidents are considered suitable for publication)



Medical Airlift of Surfer from Waitpinga Beach

Posted by Administrator (admin) on 17 Apr 2013
News >>

Waitpinga CFS and SES were called at 10:02 on the 17th April 2013 to assist SA Ambulance with the medical airlift of a surfer from Waitpinga Beach. The surfer is believed to have suffered from lacerations while surfing at Waitpinga, with the patient being airlifted to Flinders Medical Centre. CFS and SES closed the Waitpinga Beach road from traffic which was used as a temporary landing site for the rescue helicopter and retrieval team.


Chris Bowey
Victor CFS Group Officer


Last changed: 19 Jan 2014 at 2:30 PM