The future of the Sunshine Coast and Bundaberg based rescue helicopters has landed on firm ground with RACQ committing $1.5 million dollars annually to become the new ‘naming rights’ sponsor of the Sunshine Coast Helicopter Rescue Service (SCHRS). The five-year agreement will be indexed annually and RACQ has already indicated its intention to be a […]
AGL Action Rescue Helicopter
The AGL Action Rescue Helicopter will continue to provide a critical rescue and transport service for residents and visitors after an overhaul of its rescue hoist was made possible by a $15,000 community grant from Sunshine Coast Council. The Sunshine Coast-based AGL Action Rescue helicopter conducted 361 medical missions in the region last financial year […]
The AGL Action Rescue Helicopter has flown to the aid of a Brisbane man involved in a trail bike crash near Kenilworth. The 45 year old was riding through bushland with his brother and a friend when he lost control of his bike, fell off and came to rest in a creek bed. The AGL […]
The family fundraiser for the AGL Action Rescue Helicopter is just one sleep away and dozens of excited children are looking forward to the fun night at Aussie World but to help keep this life-saving Service in the air more ticket sales are needed! It’s the second time the family night has been held in […]
The AGL Action Rescue Helicopter launched its annual family fundraiser today with soring hopes the May 25th Fun Night at Aussie World would attract as much support as last year. “We’re really excited about hosting this event again,” said Dave Donaldson, Action Rescue Helicopter CEO. “Our Aussie World Family Fun Night is as much about raising […]
Dynamic investment group “Think Money” has thrown its weight behind the Sunshine Coast’s first Money and Property Expo. The local firm has come on board as the Platinum Sponsor for the event and company director Chris Childs says she embraces the opportunity to increase the financial security of both local families and the region’s Rescue Helicopter. […]
The AGL Action Rescue Helicopter is on its fourth flood related task for the day. This morning the Maroochydore based crew was tasked to search for a woman believed to be missing in flood waters near Pomona. She was found safe and well by searchers on the ground. The helicopter then went to the aid […]
AGL Action Rescue Helicopters saved dozens of lives braving atrocious weather in the wake of ex-tropical cyclone Oswald, the AGL Helicopters were the only air assets able to get through from the south to begin the rescue effort.
The AGL Action Rescue Helicopter has flown to the aid of two French tourists, injured after the tour bus they were in hit a wash-out on the beach at Fraser Island’s Indian Head.
The AGL Action Rescue Helicopter has been called to yet another suspected marine sting on Fraser island, the sixth since December 30. UPDATE, tally now seven.