Month: July 2010

War Stories: Recovery of “Blue Print”

From time to time we post stories of rescues from years past. An interesting story is the rescue/recovery of the yacht “Blue Print” in April 2004. Blue Print ran aground at Cod Bay on a stormy night and was later

St Helens Marine Rescue on Facebook

St Helens Marine Rescue is now on Facebook! Come and visit and add us as a friend for more news and social events.

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Pelican Point Dredging Completed

The dregding on the channel at Pelican Point was completed this week and half a metre of additional depth has been added. The channel should now be navigable at all times to vessels up to 1.8 metre draft. At high

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Georges Bay Barway Marker Buoy Relocated

The Georges Bay Barway marker Buoy was recently relocated. The new coordinates of the marker buoy are: 41 degrees 16.216′ S 148 degrees 20.304′ E WSG DATUM 84

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