Welcome to the Resource Centre 2017 for the Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference.

Included in your registration to attend the 2017 Conference, you have access to the audio recorded podcasts and any other material which speakers have made available.

Please take the time to enjoy and learn from the Conference presentations which covers a range of topics.

Please note that the Podcasts are for listening only and are not available for download.

If you have any problems with accessing any of the information, please do not hesitate to contact the Conference Secretariat on the details below.

Conference Secretariat

E: sar@anzdmc.com.au

Ph. 07 5502 2068 | Fax. 07 5527 3298

The Australian Search and Rescue System – A Collaborative Approach to Effective Operations
Ms Louise Proctor, Secretariat, Australian National SAR Council

Chance Favours the Prepared
Mr Rhett Emery, Secretariat, NZSAR

Is a SAR Commander JUST a SAR Commander?
Assistant Commissioner Rob McNeil, Assistant Commissioner Regional Operations, Fire & Rescue NSW and Associate Professor Benjamin Brooks, Research Fellow, National Centre for Ports and Shipping at the University of Tasmania

Training – Ensuring that your Training Syllabus Remains Relevant
Mr Henry van Tuel, President, Coastguard New Zealand

Visual Tracking Capability for Search and Rescue and Public Safety
Mr Rich Hungerford, Director/ Senior Instructor, Bush Lore Australia

UAV Challenge – Ten Years of Finding Outback Joe
Professor Jonathan Roberts, Professor in Robotics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Science and Engineering Faculty, Queensland University of Technology