This Saturday, 7th April, Whitianga Coastguard are holding a major Search and Rescue Exercise – SAREX Operation Pegasus with other local Eastern Region Coastguard Units, Police and Surf Life Saving.
Therefore we would like to advise that Channel 61 will not be available to the public for their use between the hours of 7am to 4pm.
We will also be holding a Flare demonstration for the public. This will be done at Buffalo Beach on the north side of the public toilets opposite the Resthome at 9am. You are welcome to come along.
We are sorry if this causes you any inconvenience.
Whitianga Volunteer Coastguard IMT