In a boating emergency

Radio for help on

Channel 16 on VHF 
(distress and calling channel)

Channel 88 (27.880 MHz) 
on a 27 MHz radio

Call MRNSW on

9450 2468

Or call

MarineRescue App

The new MarineRescue App is making it easier than ever for boaters to Log On, Log Off and stay safe on NSW waters. It's the only app that will connect you directly to Marine Rescue NSW.

News & Media

  • Exceptional emergency services members recognised
  • April 12, 2017

The Rotary NSW Emergency Services Community Awards are now open.

The annual awards acknowledge and celebrate the outstanding community service of NSW Emergency Service Personnel, while supporting research into Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in emergency services.

Marine Rescue NSW encourages its members to nominate colleagues who provide outstanding community service above and beyond their daily duties.

Nominations close Friday 12 May.

Finalists will be invited to attend a presentation dinner in Sydney on Friday 4 August.

Nominations can be made via the website at:


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