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15
Nov

How drones are transforming search and rescue

When Daniel Trollope first found himself in a wheelchair he thought his life was over. A devastating few seconds underwater in a fateful scuba diving course meant he would never achieve his dreams. In an instant, his hopes of becoming a helicopter pilot or a police diver were replaced by fears of lengthy settlement proceedings

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21
Sep

Gold Coast to push for Australia-first dusk beach patrols after damning safety report

Gold Coast Bulletin, 18 September 2015. SURF lifesaving heads will go to Mayor Tom Tate today to back Australia-first dusk patrols on our busiest beaches after a damning report into their safety. Operating officer at Surf Life Saving Queensland, George Hill, has called for more flagged areas and twilight patrols to lessen the number of

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09
Sep

Sunshine Coast surf skills program fun for youngsters

Sunshine Coast Daily, 8 September 2015. CHILDREN from across the Sunshine Coast will take to the water to learn vital beach safety lessons as part of Surf Life Saving Queensland’s award- winning Little Lifesavers program during the coming school holidays. The initiative introduces school-aged children to basic principles of water safety in a controlled environment, and can put

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13
Apr

Panel to Highlight Future Trends in the Search and Rescue Industry

The Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference (SAR) is a one-day event held on the 6th May 2015 at Jupiters Gold Coast. The Conference will feature a Panel Discussion entitled Future Trends in the Search and Rescue Industry, featuring leading industry professionals from well-respected SAR organisations across Australia and New Zealand. Moderator of the Panel:

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08
Apr

Meet the SAR Conference Speakers: George Hill, COO at Surf Life Saving Queensland

The Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference (SAR) is pleased to announce George Hill, COO at Surf Life Saving Queensland will be presenting at the one-day event being held on 6th May 2015 at Jupiters Gold Coast. George Hill officially joined Surf Life Saving Queensland in a professional capacity in January 1999 following more than 24 years of involvement

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