Medical Emergency Procedure

IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTE in case of an on-water emergency.


EMERGENCY SERVICES PICK UP/TRANSFER POINT

Should a member of your crew require emergency medical assistance, please call 000 with the condition or symptoms and advise them to meet your craft at the Service/Refuelling Jetty in Casuarina Harbour (Outer Harbour).
Advise the Operator that both road and helicopter access is available at 33 18.647 SOUTH / 115 38.428 EAST.

Also notify the club of any emergency on VHF 72. All competing boats should have a listening watch on VHF 72.

Bunbury Sea Rescue is also available on VHF 16 for emergencies only. Remember to log on before heading out and log off when you return.

For Marine Radio Safety Communications, Emergencies and Logins from Preston Beach to Margaret River use VHF Marine Radio Chanel 80 or 22, call ACRM Base pronounced “ackram”.
They can also be contacted on UHF CB channel 6 repeater in the South West WA. http://acrmwa.org.au/

 

Emergency Phone Numbers
Bunbury Police Station Telephone: +61 8 9722 2111
Bunbury Fire Station Telephone: +61 8 9721 4644

Marine Safety Hotline: 1300 863 308

Bunbury Sea Rescue: Telephone: +61 8 9791 2330 or Mobile: +61 438 937 038

First Aid information sheets can be found here.