Truckie who survived crash returns to thank his rescuers

Story Published: 19 Feb 2014

MATT Trusz feels lucky to still be around to annoy his wife and embarrass his kids – something that was almost taken away...

Editors Picks, Injuries, Racq-Cq, Rescue Service, Truck Driver

Rescue crews focus on change

Story Published: 17 Oct 2011

MORE training is on the cards for Fraser Coast Fire and Rescue officers according to the new assistant commissioner.

John Watson, Qfrs, Rescue Service, Training

Future of RACQ-CQ Rescue staff is in the air

Story Published: 9 May 2013

THE futures of some RACQ-CQ Rescue staff are still up in the air after CHC Helicopters lost their contract with the rescue...

Contract, Helicopters, Racq-Cq Rescue, Rescue Service, Staff

Worth the weight

Story Published: 8 Jun 2012

GUESSING the weight of Merlene the bull has been a good little earner for the Westpac Rescue Helicopter.

Bulls, Cheque Given, Grafton, Grafton District Services Club, Guess Weight, Helicopter Committee Representative, Money Raised, Rescue Service, Surf Life Saving, Weight

Coast Guard sends SOS

Story Published: 4 Apr 2013

TIN Can Bay Coast Guard volunteer crewman Peter Conway feels like a member of the “forgotten emergency service”.

Coast Guard, Damage, Repair, Rescue Service, Tin Can Bay

Donor adds $50k to rescue service

Story Published: 4 May 2011

AS helicopter rescue crews manned the phones, the Coffs Coast showed its appreciation for the Westpac Life Saver Helicopter...

Donation, Helicopter, Rescue Service

Rescues rewarding for crew members

Story Published: 30 Jan 2014

IT WAS a big year for RACQ-CQ Rescue last year.

Helicopter, Racq-Cq, Rescue Service

Good sports help chopper service

Story Published: 31 Jan 2012

VISITORS to Rockhampton’s sports and health expo on Sunday helped to raise more than $1100 for the RACQ Capricorn...

Chopper, Rescue Service, Sports Expo