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Selflessness, bravery, and operational excellence honoured at NZ Search and Rescue Awards

These awards are presented annually in recognition of outstanding achievements within New Zealand’s search and rescue region, which covers 30 million square kilometres.

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Trial of long-range digital radio radio well underway

A high frequency communications system being trialled by Wakatipu Search and Rescue has potential to bolster the emergency communications network......

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10 questions with... Lorna Gribble

Waikato WanderSearch Trust chair and secretary Lorna Gribble knows only too well how huge New Zealand is, especially to those who go missing, and those tasked with finding them. 

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Seamless handover leads to successful river rescue

Just after 7pm on 23 April 2021, New Zealand’s Rescue Coordination Centre (RCCNZ) received an alert from a personal locator beacon near Arthur’s Pass.

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