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SA Country Fire Service Station

Lobethal

Information on this station was last updated on Saturday, February 26, 2022

Lobethal Station
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Lobethal 24P
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Lobethal 34
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Lobethal Rescue
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Comments On Station Rescue appliance transferred from SES to CFS, April 2019
New 34 delivered August 2020

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

Contact Information
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Physical Location 2 Post Office Rd, Lobethal SA
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 149D, 057355
UBD Map: 113, A15
GPS Latitude: -34.903584 Longitude: 138.873834
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 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: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQB099
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
GPS
AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
Lobethal 34 4WD, 3000L General Purpose Appliance
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS 139-260
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 40 Litres
Registration Number: S054BQB
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 2
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
Lobethal Rescue Rescue Appliance
Make and Model: Mitsubishi Canter FE
Registration Number: WRB965
Equipment: RCR Heavy / Light
Rescue Litter
Lighting
Generator
Chainsaw: 1
Medical Oxygen
AED (Automated External Defibrillator)

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 - 3 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 2021-2022 - 114 Responses
Alarm Activation By Outside Tradesman/Occupier Activities - 765 2 1.75% 7 Hrs 0.03%
Alarm Activation Due To Steam, Shower, Bath, Sauna, Urn/Kettle - 768 13 11.40% 161 Hrs 0.71%
Alarm Sounded No Evidence Of Fire 1 0.88% 3 Hrs 0.01%
Arcing, Shorted Electrical Equipment 1 0.88% 3 Hrs 0.01%
Assist Other Agencies 8 7.02% 525 Hrs 2.32%
Assist Police Or Other Gov. Agency 1 0.88% 102 Hrs 0.45%
Building Fire - Structure & Content 1 0.88% 12 Hrs 0.05%
Building Fire - Structure Only 1 0.88% 4 Hrs 0.02%
Detector Suspected Malfunction - 747 3 2.63% 8 Hrs 0.04%
Did Not Arrive (Stop Call) 1 0.88% 163 Hrs 0.72%
Fixed Alarm Fault 1 0.88% 4 Hrs 0.02%
Flood 2 1.75% 136 Hrs 0.60%
Good Intent Call 2 1.75% 149 Hrs 0.66%
Grass Or Stubble Fire 6 5.26% 409 Hrs 1.81%
Malicious False Alarm - Or Mischevious Damage To Mcp Or Det/Spkl - 711 1 0.88% 5 Hrs 0.02%
Other Assistance 1 0.88% 3 Hrs 0.01%
Private Alarm - False Alarm (Commercial) - 746 5 4.39% 10 Hrs 0.04%
Private Alarm - Smoke Detector Malfunction 1 0.88% 3 Hrs 0.01%
Search 1 0.88% 110 Hrs 0.49%
Smoke Detector Operated, No Fire - Ext Smke, Bushfires, Burnouts - 751 1 0.88% 3 Hrs 0.01%
Telstra Lines 1 0.88% 3 Hrs 0.01%
Tree Down 13 11.40% 50 Hrs 0.22%
Vehicle Accident / No Injury 26 22.81% 465 Hrs 2.06%
Vehicle Accident Rescue 2 1.75% 20 Hrs 0.09%
Vehicle Accident With Injuries 19 16.67% 20,267 Hrs 89.58%
Total Incidents for 2021-2022 114 22,625 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2020-2021 120 2431 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2019-20 340 2956 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 102 3698 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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