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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Lenswood / Forest Range

Information on this station was last updated on Wednesday, January 12, 2022

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

Comments On Station New 14 delivered December 2005
Refurbished 24 delivered January 2022

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 Latitude: -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 275,
Lobethal SA 5241
E-mail Lenswood Station - lenswoodstation@onkacfs.org.au

How To Join
Training Occurs Mondays 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, Dave Kumnick
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances
Lenswood 14 4WD, 1000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Mitsubishi Canter FG
Water Capacity: 800 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQB218
Equipment: Chainsaw: 1
GPS
AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
Thermal Imaging Camera
Lenswood 24 4WD, 2000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FSS550
Water Capacity: 2485 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S666AQM
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
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 - 3 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 120 Litres
Portable Generator
GPS
Portable flood lighting
Rescue Litter
Thermal Imaging Camera - 2 unit(s)
 
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 2020-2021 - 61 Responses
Alarm Activation By Outside Tradesman/Occupier Activities - 765 1 1.64% 6 Hrs 0.19%
Arcing, Shorted Electrical Equipment 2 3.28% 3 Hrs 0.10%
Assist Other Agencies 1 1.64% 6 Hrs 0.19%
Building Fire 2 3.28% 109 Hrs 3.53%
Cover Assignment 1 1.64% 1,043 Hrs 33.79%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 1 1.64% N/A
Grass Or Stubble Fire 8 13.11% 301 Hrs 9.75%
Mobile Property / Vehicle 1 1.64% 1 Hrs 0.03%
Prescribed Burn 1 1.64% 85 Hrs 2.75%
Rubbish Fire 2 3.28% 9 Hrs 0.29%
Scrub And Grass Fire 6 9.84% 1,284 Hrs 41.59%
Tree Down 24 39.34% 77 Hrs 2.49%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 8 13.11% 89 Hrs 2.88%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 3 4.92% 74 Hrs 2.40%
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 61 3,087 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 137 4197 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 71 1475 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 56 340 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 115 1095 Hrs
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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