Stories and updates from our team, partners and supporters

Horse Trek raises over $1,100 for the Rescue Heli

This weekend, a horse trek organised by Susan Fraser, has raised $1,162 in aid of the Rescue Helicopter. The trek took place at 268 Aprly Road - 300ha of medium hill country located about 15km west of Taradale.

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A Month of Fun Scheduled for the Westpac Chopper Appeal

Running throughout May, the Westpac Chopper Appeal is an important national fundraising event where Westpac staff, with support from their customers, raise awareness and funds for the charities that provide...

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Lowe Corporation challenge others to join ‘Team Rescue Heli’

With just over two weeks to go before the second annual Air NZ Hawke’s Bay Marathon, a team from Lowe Corporation has stepped forward to join ‘Team Rescue Heli’ on Saturday 13th May.


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Lowe Corporation Rescue Helicopter awarded Laurie Dowling Memorial Award at Farmer of the Year

The Hawke’s Bay Rescue Helicopter Trust has this year been awarded the Laurie Dowling Memorial Award for its significant contribution to the region.

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A Day in the Life of...Crewman Geoff Taylor

Geoff has been with the Rescue Helicopter since 1999, firstly as a volunteer, and from 2012, as the Trust’s fulltime Crewman. In this interview, we ask Geoff about his role…

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