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SA Country Fire Service Station

Lobethal

Information on this station was last updated on Sunday, May 12, 2019

Lobethal Station
Lobethal Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Lobethal 24P
Lobethal 24P     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Lobethal 34
Lobethal 34     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Lobethal Rescue
Lobethal Rescue     -     Picture by Fire Trucks Australia

Comments On Station New 34 appliance delivered Sept 2009
Rescue appliance transferred from SES to CFS, April 2019

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Group : Onkaparinga Group
Established: 1928

Contact Information
Physical Location 2 Post Office Rd, Lobethal SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 149D Ref: 057355
UBD Map: 113 Ref: A15
GPS Lattitude: -34.903584 Longitude: 138.873834
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Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8389 6636
Fax (08) 8389 5276
Postal Address PO Box 218,
Lobethal SA 5241
E-mail Lobethal Station - lobethalcfs@onkacfs.org.au

How To Join
Training Occurs Monday 1900 Hrs (7:00pm)
Advice to Recruits Please attend the station any training night
Advice to Cadets Please attend the station on a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Lobethal 24P 4WD, 2000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS750 Crew
Water Capacity: 2000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQB099
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
Defibrillation Equipment
Lobethal 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: XQN088
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
Defibrillation Equipment
Lobethal Rescue Rescue Appliance
Make and Model: Mitsubishi Canter FE
Registration Number: WRB965
Equipment: RCR Heavy / Light
Rescue Litter
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Road Crash Rescue - Road Crash Rescue
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 4 sets
Chainsaw - 2 saw(s)
Defibrillator - 2 unit(s)
Firefighting Foam - 100 Litres
Portable Generator - 3 unit(s)
GPS - 3 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 2 set(s)
Medical Oxygen equipment
RCR Heavy / Light - 1 set(s)
RCR Rapid Intervention - 1 set(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Plantation Forest - Commercial Plantations
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Hospital / Nursing Home - Hospitals and Aged Care facilities
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 2018-19 - 102 Responses
Alarm sounded no evidence of fire 3 2.94% 8 Hrs 0.22%
Alarm system suspected malfunction 5 4.90% 296 Hrs 8.00%
Assist other agencies 2 1.96% 183 Hrs 4.95%
Assist police or other gov. agency 2 1.96% 11 Hrs 0.30%
Building fire 4 3.92% 32 Hrs 0.87%
Building fire - structure only 1 0.98% 10 Hrs 0.27%
Chimney or flue fire 1 0.98% 2 Hrs 0.05%
Did not arrive (stop call) 14 13.73% 74 Hrs 2.00%
Good intent call 1 0.98% 7 Hrs 0.19%
Grass or stubble fire 5 4.90% 146 Hrs 3.95%
Hazardous material 2 1.96% 300 Hrs 8.11%
Heat from short circuit (wiring) 1 0.98% 102 Hrs 2.76%
Mobile property / vehicle 1 0.98% 238 Hrs 6.44%
Outside fire (not rubbish)/goodwill bins 1 0.98% 5 Hrs 0.14%
Prescribed burn 1 0.98% 111 Hrs 3.00%
Rubbish, refuse or waste - abandoned outside 1 0.98% 149 Hrs 4.03%
Scrub and grass fire 4 3.92% 231 Hrs 6.25%
Smoke detector operated, no fire - ext smke, bushfires, burnouts 1 0.98% 114 Hrs 3.08%
Tree down 9 8.82% 536 Hrs 14.49%
Tree fire 1 0.98% 13 Hrs 0.35%
Vehicle accident / no injury 12 11.76% 193 Hrs 5.22%
Vehicle accident rescue 3 2.94% 30 Hrs 0.81%
Vehicle accident with injuries 25 24.51% 874 Hrs 23.63%
Water / ice related rescue 1 0.98% 27 Hrs 0.73%
Wrong location 1 0.98% 6 Hrs 0.16%
Total Incidents for 2018-19 102 3,698 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 94 717 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 147 721 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 86 534 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 74 461 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 109 748 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 95 1101 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 92 554 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 103 722 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 86 856 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 85 824 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 116 999 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 122 1448 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 134 1364 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 119 1940 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 92 888 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 89 939 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 73 459 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 84
Total Incidents for 1999-00 53
Total Incidents for 1998-99 55
Total Incidents for 1997-98 38

Post Codes
In Response Area
5241 5244
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Charleston,
Lobethal, SA

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