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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Lenswood / Forest Range

Information on this station was last updated on Monday, February 08, 2016

Lenswood Station
Lenswood Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Lenswood 14
Lenswood 14     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Lenswood 24
Lenswood 24     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station New 14 delivered December 2005

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Onkaparinga Group
Established: 1950

Contact Information
Physical Location 1654 Lobethal Road, Lenswood SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 149B Ref: 019338
UBD Map: 124 Ref: A6
GPS Lattitude: -34.918005 Longitude: 138.832390
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8389 8002
Fax (08) 8389 8560
Postal Address PO Box 109,
Woodside SA 5139
E-mail Lenswood Station - lenswoodstation@onkacfs.org.au

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1930 Hrs (7:30pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend or phone station any training night between 1930 - 2000 Hrs (7:30 - 8:00pm), or contact the Captain, Carey Schultz
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Lenswood 14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Mitsubishi Canter FG
Water Capacity: 1000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQB218
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 1
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Lenswood 24 4WD, 2000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Hino Kestrel 500 FT
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 80 Litres
Registration Number: WAA265
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 1
Chainsaw: 1

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 - 2 sets
Chainsaw - 2 saw(s)
Defibrillator - 1 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 120 Litres
Portable Generator
GPS
Portable flood lighting
Rescue Litter
 
Response Area Includes : Plantation Forest - Commercial Plantations
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
National Parks - National Park areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 140 & 141
VHF Radio Channel: 29, 30, 31

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2015-16 - 60 Responses
Alarm System Suspected Malfunction 1 1.67% 2 Hrs 0.29%
Arcing, Shorted Electrical Equipment 1 1.67% 3 Hrs 0.44%
Assist Other Agencies 2 3.33% 6 Hrs 0.88%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 1 1.67% 6 Hrs 0.88%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 10 16.67% 15 Hrs 2.19%
Good Intent Call 2 3.33% 58 Hrs 8.47%
Grape Spills 1 1.67% 3 Hrs 0.44%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 12 20.00% 408 Hrs 59.56%
Medical Assist 1 1.67% 3 Hrs 0.44%
Oil Or Other Combustible Liquid Spill 1 1.67% 7 Hrs 1.02%
Rubbish Fire 2 3.33% 22 Hrs 3.21%
Rubbish, Refuse Or Waste - Abandoned Outside 1 1.67% N/A
Scrub And Grass Fire 2 3.33% N/A
Tree Down 14 23.33% 51 Hrs 7.45%
Tree Down 1 1.67% N/A
Tree Fire 1 1.67% 38 Hrs 5.55%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 1 1.67% 12 Hrs 1.75%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 2 3.33% 9 Hrs 1.31%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 4 6.67% 42 Hrs 6.13%
Total Incidents for 2015-16 60 685 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 58 2452 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 63 818 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 48 479 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 41 587 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 36 250 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 49 581 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 51 462 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 43 436 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 66 1017 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 59 773 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 48 826 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 55 514 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 34 1303 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 29 615 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 57
Total Incidents for 1999-00 19
Total Incidents for 1998-99 27
Total Incidents for 1997-98 24

Post Codes
In Response Area
5139 5240
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Forest Range, SA
Lenswood, SA

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