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Hazardous weather proves beneficial to coast guard

Premium Content Hazardous weather proves beneficial to coast guard

Just one rescue was performed over the past week due to unfavourable conditions.

CQ family’s unexpected end to weekend boat trip

Premium Content CQ family’s unexpected end to weekend boat trip

Yeppoon coast guard responds to multiple incidents over recent days.

Man found with fish hook embedded in his forehead and nose

Premium Content Man found with fish hook embedded in his forehead and nose

Coast guards were confronted by the grisly site after island visit

Back-to-back rescues make for manic day on CQ waters

Premium Content Back-to-back rescues make for manic day on CQ waters

A camper was forced to spend an extra night at an island after their vessel...

Major fire, stranded boat creates busy week for coast guard

Premium Content Major fire, stranded boat creates busy week for coast guard

A vessel was left stranded on the rocks following an early morning mishap.

Strong winds, sharp rocks make for precarious water rescue

Premium Content Strong winds, sharp rocks make for precarious water rescue

A skipper faced an anxious wait as rescuers rushed to help the vessel stranded...

Dramatic scenes as coast guard, chopper race to near-sinking

Premium Content Dramatic scenes as coast guard, chopper race to near-sinking

Race against time as poor radio reception hinders desperate search for troubled...

Family forced to abandon ship and swim for help

Premium Content Family forced to abandon ship and swim for help

A family of four was forced to swim ashore after strong winds knocked their vessel...