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Marine Rescue NSW
Marine Rescue NSW provides emergency help, marine radio communications and boating safety education in NSW
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 14
An overturned catamaran spotted near the Tollgate Islands has been checked out. found no markings or personal effects. have asked volunteers to tow the boat towards Batemans Bay.
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 14
volunteers are responding to a report of an overturned catamaran near the Tollgate Islands at Batemans Bay.
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 11
volunteers have responded to a Mayday call about a boat taking on water at Clareville on Pittwater. 4 people were on board. The vessel was escorted to Paradise Beach.
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 11
It’s an exceptionally busy day for volunteers, with many boaters to rescue. A crew from MR Ulladulla is now towing a vessel with 4 people on board from Ulladulla Canyons, about 35nm south east of Sussex Inlet.
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Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopters Jan 11
Replying to @Lifesaverhelo
FINAL: 3 people have been rescued by lifeguards. is heading onto Eden for a police search. Wll carry out a patrol flight, checking beaches as they head south.
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Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopters Jan 11
: is heading to Heads, along with and local lifeguards. A boat has overturned and there is at least 2 persons in the water. More to come.
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Eurobodallalifeguard Jan 11
lifeguards responding with , to reports of an over turned boat with multiple people in the water. Lifeguards have closed Tuross beach
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 11
volunteers are responding to a report of an overturned boat just inside the Tuross River bar.
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 10
3 men have been rescued from the water after their boat was swamped and foundered about 12 km north east of Forster. Fortunately they had lifejackets. The trio was picked up by a private vessel. Marine Rescue Forster Tuncurry volunteers assisted on the rescue vessel Forster 30.
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 8
Late this afternoon a volunteer crew from Marine Rescue Woolgoolga rescued a 22ft boat with 4 people on board at Doherty’s Wash 9nm north east of Arrawarra. Towing the disabled vessel to Woolgoolga in moderate seas took about an hour and a half. Smooth operators.
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 7
carried out 383 rescues in December, including 90 life-endangering emergencies. Volunteers saving lives on the water.
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 6
volunteers will benefit from more than $100,000 in joint Commonwealth and State Gov’t funding to support the recruitment, training and capability of the emergency services. 9 MRNSW projects are funded. & announced the grants today.
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 6
This is the runabout which overturned on the Evans Head bar this morning. Local lifesavers quickly rescued the three people on board and Marine Rescue Evans Head volunteers retrieved the boat. Good team effort!
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 6
This morning an aluminium runabout with three people on board overturned on the Evans Head bar. They were rescued by . The overturned boat, was retrieved by volunteers from Marine Rescue Evans Head, who safely towed it to a boat ramp. A great result.
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 4
Volunteer crews from Marine Rescue Narooma and Bermagui were activated this afternoon to rescue a yacht with a steering problem in 3 metre seas north west of Montague Island.
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Marine Rescue NSW Jan 3
Volunteer crews from Marine Rescue Narooma and Bermagui have been activated to rescue a yacht with a steering problem north west of Montague Island.
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Marine Rescue NSW Dec 31
Sydney's New Year's Eve fireworks spectacular has drawn huge crowds on the shore, and many spectator vessels from kayaks to superyachts. Marine Rescue NSW volunteer crews are helping maintain an exclusion zone between Cockatoo Island and Clark Island.
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Marine Rescue NSW Dec 29
Marine Rescue Lake Macquarie volunteers have responded to a report of 5 people in the water off Snapper Point. All now safe. A rescue helicopter was also activated.
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Surf Life Saving QLD Dec 28
Been stung by a bluebottle (Physalia)? Ensure you remove the blue tentacle, rinse the area with sea water and seek help from a lifesaver or professional lifeguard. Treat the area with warm water or ice for 20 minutes. If symptoms persist, send for medical aid.
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Marine Rescue NSW Dec 28
This morning Marine Rescue Lake Macquarie received a report of a drifting, overturned outrigger, off Swansea Heads. MRLM volunteer crews and the skipper of a runabout have rescued 6 people and the outrigger. All taken to Blacksmiths Boat Ramp. Thanks to all involved.
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