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Our rescue vessels Bribie 1, Bribie 2 and Bribie 3 are on patrol every weekend and on all public holidays from 0800 to 1700 hours. All other hours are covered by rostered call-out crews to ensure a full 24 hour, 7 day service all year round.
Our area of operations covers some 500 square miles (including Pumicestone Passage) commencing 2 nautical miles south of the Caloundra Bar, 10 nautical miles east of Moreton Island and north of an east/west line from Tangalooma in Moreton Bay.
The radio room operates every day from 0500 to 1800 hours all year round. We monitor VHF channels 16, 21, 67, 73 and 81 as well as 27mHz channels 86, 88 and 90 or we can be contacted on 3408 7596 during our monitoring hours. For emergencies we can be contacted by phone 24 hours every day on 3408 7596.
Don't forget to logon and stay safe on the water.
VMR Bribie Island
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