11.8 C
Newcastle
Saturday, July 24, 2021

Tag: Marine Rescue Lake Macquarie

GALLERY: Lake Macquarie emergency rescue an inaugural communication test

Thick smoke, possible fire, bodies overboard, fuel spills and missing boaters.  It reads like a waterway emergency but in fact it was Tuesday morning’s multi-agency practice exercise at Lake Macquarie’s Marmong Point Marina. The...

Lake Macquarie medi-vac operation assists ill man at sea

Marine Rescue NSW volunteers are ready around-the-clock to save lives on the water, with a medi-vac operation overnight ensuring an ill man at sea reached medical assistance. Just before midnight, on Saturday 17...

One dead after yacht accident in Wangi

A person has died after falling from a yacht in Lake Macquarie today (Sunday 14 February).  A Marine Rescue Lake Macquarie crew received a call just after 4pm from its base that there...

Fishing boat sinks off Swansea Heads, anglers rescued

Two young anglers are counting their lucky stars this afternoon after their fishing boat was swamped by a wave and sank at Moon Island, just off Swansea Heads. Despite the four-metre runabout’s demise,...
Newcastle Weekly Logo

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news straight to your inbox.

You have Successfully Subscribed!