Search and Rescue Conference Gold Coast

Recent events have once again highlighted the critical need to establish and maintain search and rescue capabilities in order to perform complex operations on a national and international scale. More than ever, these capabilities need to be rapidly planned, deployed, interoperable and affordable.The 2015 Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference is a one-day ...

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01
Sep

Medical Rescue at the Search and Rescue Conference

Medical Rescue will be covered at the Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference being held at the Gold Coast. Search and Rescue helicopters recue and aeromedical retrieval services require well trained rear crew with both SAR and medical skills, experience and qualifications. Medical conditions may result in the need for rescue, or will result from exposure ...

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08
Sep

A rescue of a different kind

Surfers couldn’t believe their eyes, as reported by Alex Lazcano for Daily Mail Australia on 7 September 2014. Two surfers, Scott Dennis and Jason Finlay were in the water surfing at Brawley Point on the south coast of New South Wales when they spotted what looked like an animal in the water. The surfers thought ...

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15
Sep

Row, row, robo-boat: Building the search-and-rescue vessels of the future

These young roboticists are building the first generation of driverless boats that can think for themselves in an emergency. Next month they will test their maritime mettle at the first-ever international marine robotics competition, in Singapore. The QUT team is one of 15 selected from universities in five countries, and a strong contender among Australia’s ...

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16
Sep

Save the Date – 6 May 2015 Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference

Join us for the Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference being held on 6 May 2015 at Jupiters Gold Coast. The conference brings together leading search and rescue practitioners to discuss challenges of preparing, deploying and operating search and rescue. The aim of the conference is to facilitate sharing, knowledge and experience between ...

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17
Sep

New Zealand Search and Rescue Council has recognized the U.S. Antarctic Program

The Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference will be held at Jupiters Gold Coast in 2015. Join us to hear the latest news and information on Search and Rescue. Please visit the website http://sar.anzdmc.com.au for more information. New Zealand Search and Rescue Council honours outstanding joint achievement of U.S. and New Zealand Antarctic ...

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18
Sep

Journal of Search and Rescue (JSAR)

The Journal of Search and Rescue (JSAR) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal focusing on the subject of search and rescue, including, but not limited to, “rope rescue, water (flat, swift and marine), ice rescue, wilderness search and rescue, structural collapse rescue, trench collapse rescue, cave rescue, dive rescue, motor vehicle extrication, canine search, technical ...

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22
Sep

Bush Search and Rescue in remote areas

Bush Search and Rescue will be addressed at the Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference at the Gold Coast http://sar.anzdmc.com.au   Search and Rescue in remote areas under difficult circumstances will be addressed at the conference. The 2014 snow season has been active year for searchers in the Victoria snowfields. Police Search and ...

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29
Sep

Journal of Search and Rescue submissions and conference papers

The Journal of Search and Rescue is an electronic journal providing a forum for the publication of original research, reviews and commentaries which will consolidate and expand the theoretical and professional basis of the area. JSAR is interested in strategic, tactical, operational and technical matters, across all disciplines including: www.journalofsar.org Journal of Search and Rescue • ...

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04
Oct

Search and Rescue increasing interoperability

Better integration is the key to more effective Search and Rescue operations. The Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference 2015 Gold Coast, Australia brings together leading Search and Rescue practitioners to discuss how we can move towards better integration between different Search and Rescue agencies. Tackling issues ranging from the latest requirements for air search and rescue ...

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13
Oct