Calling VMR Bribie on VHF Radio

  1. Turn on the radio and adjust the squelch by turning the knob until the static stops.
  2. Tune to Channel 73 to contact VMR Bribie.  (If you are unable to contact us try Channel 81, or Channel 21 which are repeaters and have longer range.)
  3. Call "Marine Rescue Bribie" three times, followed by your member number or boat name three times.
  4. VMR Bribie will respond.  Tell us your location and the type of problem you are having.  The radio operator will ask you for whatever other information is required.
  5. When your call is over, keep the radio on the channel you used, for further contact.