MAY 2020 CALLOUTS
All assisted vessels and persons on board were returned safely to port.
17 May Surfer in need of possible assistance. Between Hauturu and Whenuakura Islands. A call was made from NZ Police to have CRV Gardener Rescue and Crew on standby in case of a possible rescue mission. The surfer eventually made it unaided safely ashore.
Total Whangamata Coastguard involvement 01 hr.
28 May Power Boat 6m. 2 POB. Engine problem. Near Whenuakura Island.
CRV GJ Gardner Rescue responded and tow assisted the vessel to the Whangamata boat ramp.
Total Whangamata Coastguard involvement 07 hrs.