Coastguard Queenstown was started in 2007 in response to requests for the development of a well trained and professionally organised service to replace the adhoc system which called around looking for an available boat.

A small but enthusiastic group formed and began fundraising and training to be ready for the delivery of their Coastguard Rescue Vessel in March 2008.

Queenstown now has a team of 28 volunteer crew members, all of whom are passionate about the job and spend many hours training to be ready to respond 24/7.

 

Visit our About Us section for more information on our unit's VesselSponsors and how you can Contact Us.

Legal Name Coastguard Queenstown Inc
Charity Number    CC22641

 

 

 
 

Mayday Appeal

Help train our heroes, so they can go the extra mile to save lives at sea

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Become a member

Support the Coastguard and our volunteers in their mission of ‘saving lives at sea’, and get benefits at the same time.

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Book a Course

Increase your knowledge and confidence by completing a boating course.

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