Marine Rescue


Distressed boat towed to safety

The Watch Officer at Marine Rescue Tuggerah Lakes received a call from a distressed vessel out on the lake on Saturday, September 25. Three people were on board the boat…


Keeled over

The skipper of a 38ft cruising yacht having engine trouble at sea headed towards The Entrance Channel last Friday for what he hoped to be safe shelter. At the mouth…



Council buck-passing on Gosford wharf

Forum – In reference to Hernan Ratto’s letter (CCN293), Gosford Council wharf is a disaster. I wrote to Liesl Tesch MP about the public wharf and about people living on…




Two fishermen rescued

Marine Rescue Central Coast rescued two fishermen from waters off Terrigal. It was a late callout for volunteers on Friday, October 12, when a report of two fishermen drifting in…




Cruiser rescued in channel

Marine Rescue Central Coast was called to the Brisbane Water Channel on Saturday, April 14, when a 12-metre cruiser ran aground. At around 10:55am, the skipper of the vessel contacted…