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Helicopter funding to remain in northern New South Wales

Helicopter funding to remain in northern New South Wales

Date: 11 Jul 2018

Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA) and Northern Region SLSA Helicopter Rescue Service Pty Ltd (Northern) and Northern NSW Helicopter Rescue Service Limited (NNSW) today announced they have resolved Supreme Court proceedings.

Please support the Westpac Rescue Helicopter End of Financial Year Appeal

Please support the Westpac Rescue Helicopter End of Financial Year Appeal

Date: 05 Jun 2018

Please support the Westpac Rescue Helicopter End of Financial Year Appeal

National Award for Tamworth Aircrew Officer Trent Owen

National Award for Tamworth Aircrew Officer Trent Owen

Date: 28 May 2018

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service has today recognised the achievements of Aircrew Officer Trent Owen, after he was awarded the prestigious honour of ‘Australian Helicopter Aircrew Member of the Year’ by the Australian Helicopter Industry Association.

The heart of the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service

The heart of the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service

Date: 21 May 2018

This week is National Volunteers Week and we will be highlighting our unbelievably generous volunteers. Since our early beginnings, volunteers have been integral to our operations and in 2018, they remain an important part of who we are and what we do.

Winching Resumed on the Tamworth NSW Ambulance & Westpac Rescue Helicopter

Winching Resumed on the Tamworth NSW Ambulance & Westpac Rescue Helicopter

Date: 05 Apr 2018

Chief Executive Officer of Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service, Richard Jones OAM, has today welcomed the announcement by Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson MP that winching operations have resumed on the Service’s Tamworth based helicopter.

Advisory Committees: Calling for Expressions of Interest

Advisory Committees: Calling for Expressions of Interest

Date: 22 Dec 2017

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service (WRHS) has today called for Expressions of Interest from experienced business and community leaders to join one of two Advisory Committees.

Regional Advisory Committee Announced in Lismore

Regional Advisory Committee Announced in Lismore

Date: 19 Dec 2017

The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter (WLSRH) has today announced the appointment of five regional leaders to its Northern Regional Advisory Committee (RAC). Chief Executive Officer Richard Jones OAM said today the Committee will represent the Northern

NSW Ambulance and Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service Officially Open

NSW Ambulance and Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service Officially Open

Date: 18 Sep 2017

CEO of the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service, Richard Jones OAM, said the base upgrades, along with the new AW139 fleet provide incredible improvements for the community.

NSW Ambulance and Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter Official Base Opening in Lismore

NSW Ambulance and Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter Official Base Opening in Lismore

Date: 08 Sep 2017

NSW Ambulance and Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter Official Base Opening in Lismore

Orica renew partnership until 2020

Orica renew partnership until 2020

Date: 18 Jul 2017

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service are proud to announce a continuation of corporate partnership with Orica, which extends to 2020.

Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service and NSW Ambulance Official Base Opening at Belmont

Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service and NSW Ambulance Official Base Opening at Belmont

Date: 07 Jul 2017

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service and NSW Ambulance today celebrated the opening of the purpose-built aeromedical base at Belmont Airport.

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