Category: Volunteers

Rescue station open house Saturday, May 12

Nanaimo’s Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue, Station 27, will launch its Kids Don’t Float program at an open house on Saturday (May 12) at Brechin Boat Launch. The station will be open to the public from noon to 5 p.m. to introduce residents to its services and operations The Kids Don’t Float program provides …

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Safety on the water

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Volunteers put in 1,752 hours helping and being ready

By Merv Unger April 23, 2018 Summer may be a little slow to arrive for some people, but once the sun makes a regular appearance people head to the water – on it or in it. And that means being ready. The Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue station in Nanaimo works year round training, …

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Night time training exercises for Station 27 crews

Nanaimo Marine Search and Rescue crews are always on stand by, ready to come to the aid of people in distress at sea. And that takes a lot of regular training at all hours of the day. Thanks to SAR member Jerry Berry for these great photos.  

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