marine rescue

‘I was just glad we didn’t sink to the bottom of the ocean’

Premium Content ‘I was just glad we didn’t sink to the bottom of the ocean’

A Mackay teenager's quick thinking has potentially saved three people from disaster...

Boaties warned to watch out for whale carcass

Premium Content Boaties warned to watch out for whale carcass

Marine Rescue NSW has issued a warning to boaties.

Kayaker found drifting out to sea

Premium Content Kayaker found drifting out to sea

A member of the public raised the alarm while surfers already in the water...

'MAYDAY': Behind the scenes of frightening rescue at sea

Premium Content 'MAYDAY': Behind the scenes of frightening rescue at sea

It was pitch black, the water was freezing and the boat was sinking

Fisherman rescued after capsizing off Brunswick Heads

Fisherman rescued after capsizing off Brunswick Heads

Wave capsizes boat as angler tries to pull up his anchor.

Dramatic rescue after boat almost sinks at Wolf Rock

Premium Content Dramatic rescue after boat almost sinks at Wolf Rock

Fishermen rescued after boat brings in thousands of litres of water

'Detective' solves the mystery of abandoned boat

Premium Content 'Detective' solves the mystery of abandoned boat

It wasn't her usual find on her morning beach walk

Business extends sponsorship to keep boaties safe

Business extends sponsorship to keep boaties safe

Commodore John Smith said he was thankful for the support.

UPDATE: Water police continue search for missing yachtsman

UPDATE: Water police continue search for missing yachtsman

Search operation conducted off the coast of Yamba

Watch Hervey Bay rescue group save sinking boat

Watch Hervey Bay rescue group save sinking boat

The tinnie was sinking on Saturday off Fraser Island.

43 people returned to safety, one vessel sunk: Marine Rescue

43 people returned to safety, one vessel sunk: Marine Rescue

A total of 43 people were returned to safety in October.

BOAT SUNK: How these two men survived run in with whale

BOAT SUNK: How these two men survived run in with whale

The boat sunk within 20 seconds of hitting a whale off Evans Head

Last photos taken of fishing trawler before it went down

Last photos taken of fishing trawler before it went down

Fishing trawler now rests on the bottom of the ocean

Thirteen activations for VMR in August

Thirteen activations for VMR in August

Vessel was used to deliver census forms to boaties.

Volunteer Marine Rescue crews assist 33 people over July

Volunteer Marine Rescue crews assist 33 people over July

Marine Rescue returned to Pelican Bank to salvage the vessel

VIDEO: Surfer tells of baby humpback whale rescue

VIDEO: Surfer tells of baby humpback whale rescue

"I was trying to give him a rub and talk to it to keep it calm."

Love of the Bay drives VMR volunteer

Love of the Bay drives VMR volunteer

Seven years ago she joined VMR Hervey Bay as a volunteer.

Miraculous escape after boat rolls in dangerous seas

Miraculous escape after boat rolls in dangerous seas

Marine Rescue, police and Westpac rescue chopper called to emergency

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