Weekend Wrap Up
Posted on May 12th, 2020
Sunday morning, Rescue 300 was tasked by
Australian Maritime Safety Authority – AMSAin response to an activated EPIRB 60 nautical miles north-east of Rockhampton. Rescue 300 successfully tracked the unregistered EPIRB and located a vessel with two occupants onboard. It is believed the vessel was experiencing engine and communication issues which led to the activation of the EPIRB. The occupants of the stricken vessel received assistance from the Yeppoon Coastguard vessel upon arrival at the location.