Date: 13 Aug 2019
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service today announced the appointment of Conrad Bolton as the Chair of its New England North West (NENW) Regional Advisory Committee (RAC). The Appointment follows the retirement of long term Chair Max Cathcart.
Date: 04 Jul 2019
After more than four decades, today Barry Walton will be officially retiring from the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service.
Date: 26 Jun 2019
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter is thrilled to announce that Safe N Sound Self Storage have signed an agreement to support the vital emergency service.
Date: 20 May 2019
There are more than 1000 people and 37 Support Groups throughout Northern NSW who wear red volunteer shirts in support of the Community’s Own Westpac Rescue Helicopter… and they wear them with pride!
Date: 02 May 2019
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service’s Cash Housie program hit a milestone onThursday 2 May, celebrating 30 years at the Belmont 16ft Sailing Club.
Date: 01 May 2019
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter is thrilled to announce that Yancoal have signed a three year agreement to support the vital emergency service throughout Northern NSW.
Date: 27 Mar 2019
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service would like to recognise the contribution of Max Cathcart as he retires from his two valued positions as Chair of the New England North West (NENW) Regional Advisory Committee (RAC) and the Service’s Board.
Date: 21 Feb 2019
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter is thrilled to announce that they will be hosting a very special Community Open Day on Sunday 3 March at the The Entertainment Grounds, West Gosford.
Date: 25 Jan 2019
The Service is inviting nominations from experienced business and community leaders to chair its Regional Advisory Committee (RAC) which represents the New England and North West region of New South Wales.
Date: 21 Dec 2018
Congratulations to the winners of our Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service Yearly Christmas Raffle. Thank you to our wonderful volunteers across the Hunter region for selling tickets and promoting the vital work of the Rescue Helicopter.
Date: 20 Dec 2018
Together with the community we are proud to be making a difference in so many people’s lives. Thank you for your continued support.
Date: 16 Oct 2018
After 38 years as an Aircrew Officer on our region’s Westpac Rescue Helicopter, Graham Nickisson will fly his last mission this week. Nickisson joined the Service as a 17 year old in 1981 and has been flying emergency response missions ever since.
Date: 21 Sep 2018
Today the Westpac Rescue Helicopter said farewell to long serving Pilot Kevin Ratcliffe after more than 15 years of service.
Date: 20 Sep 2018
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service would like to welcome media and the community to support the 85 Alive and Well on farms Ride for the Chopper participants, as they pedal 450 km’s over 7 days from Tamworth to Kurri Kurri.
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