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SA Country Fire Service Station

Mount Lofty Fire Tower

Information on this station was last updated on Monday, March 19, 2018

Mount Lofty Fire Tower
Mount Lofty Fire Tower     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit

Comments On Station Crews the Mount Lofty Fire Spotting Tower
Tower is crewed between 1200-1700 daily during the prescribed fire danger season in Mt Lofty Ranges

Station Information
Region : Region 1
Established: 2000

Contact Information
Physical Location Mount Lofty Summit, Mount Lofty SA
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 149A Ref: 908273
UBD Map: 133 Ref: B16
GPS Lattitude: -34.974568 Longitude: 138.709165
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8339 5004
Postal Address 486B The Parade,
Rosslyn Park SA 5072
E-mail Mt Lofty Tower -

How To Join
Training Occurs As arranged
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Duty Officer on 0427 971 399
Advice to Cadets

Vehicles & Appliances

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Specialist Fire Locating - Fire Locating (Spotting) Towers
Specialist Equipment : Specialist Equipment - Range finding binoculars
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Plantation Forest - Commercial Plantations
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Metropolitan - Major City and Suburban areas
Orchard / Viticulture - Fruit Orchards & Vineyards
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Special Risks - Special Risks - Fire locating, in a 50km radius from Mount Lofty Summit
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 111

Incidents Attended Statistics for - Responses
Total Incidents for 0

Post Codes
In Response Area
5000 5010 5011 5012 5013 5136 5137 5138 5139 5141 5142 5151 5152 5153 5154 5251 5252
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Adelaide, SA
Aldgate, SA
Ashton, SA
Basket Range, SA
Biggs Flat, SA
Bradbury, SA
Crafers, SA
Crafers West, SA
Forest Range, SA
Mount Lofty, SA
Nairne, SA
Norton Summit, SA
Piccadilly, SA
Stirling, SA
Summertown, SA
Uraidla, SA

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