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It’s ‘Back to Base’ For Rescue Club Members

It’s ‘Back to Base’ For Rescue Club Members

Date: 22 Oct 2019

They are a very select group of people, whose day started out just like any other, only to take a turn that would remain etched in their minds forever.

Partnership highlights Hunter’s best on the track… and in the air

Partnership highlights Hunter’s best on the track… and in the air

Date: 09 Oct 2019

The horse racing community will honour the lifesaving work that the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service has provided to the industry as part of a luncheon to celebrate a new $1 million 1300 metre spring race.

Westpac Rescue Helicopter Chief Pilot Celebrates Flying Milestone

Westpac Rescue Helicopter Chief Pilot Celebrates Flying Milestone

Date: 13 Sep 2019

A milestone today for Westpac Rescue Helicopter Chief Pilot Mike de Winton who is celebrating 40 years flying, 20 of those with the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service.

NENW Regional Advisory Committee Chair Announced

NENW Regional Advisory Committee Chair Announced

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.

Barry Walton Retires after more than four decades

Barry Walton Retires after more than four decades

Date: 04 Jul 2019

After more than four decades, today Barry Walton will be officially retiring from the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service.

Safe N Sound Self Storage extends support for the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service

Safe N Sound Self Storage extends support for 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.

The Red Shirts that mean so much

The Red Shirts that mean so much

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!

Celebrating 30 years of Housie

Celebrating 30 years of Housie

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.

Yancoal extends partnership with Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service

Yancoal extends partnership with Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service

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.

Fond farewell to local chair

Fond farewell to local chair

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.

Westpac Rescue Helicopter landing at Central Coast Community Open Day

Westpac Rescue Helicopter landing at Central Coast Community Open Day

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.

Chair of Regional Advisory Committee Nominations

Chair of Regional Advisory Committee Nominations

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.

Major Christmas Raffle Winners

Major Christmas Raffle Winners

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.

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