About Us

Volunteer Marine Rescue Kingborough – Inc is a not-for-profit volunteer marine rescue unit located at Oyster Cove Marina, Kettering, Tasmania. The association as it is today, was formed in May 2015.

We provide marine safety and emergency response to the boating community of southern Tasmania working closely with other emergency services organisations including Tasmania Police, Tas Maritime Radio and Surf Life Saving Tasmania.

Statistics

Marine and Safety Tasmania

Annual Report 2019-20 – www.mast.tas.gov.au

62,992
Recreational Boat Licences
30,907
Registered Recreational Vessels
4,557
Registered Moorings
1,260
Commercial Vessels

Latest News

Kingborough Rescue 1 has arrived!

Kingborough Rescue 1 has arrived! Here’s a quick snippet of our new vessel arriving on Wednesday 15th March 2020. We now have the big task ahead of getting it ready …

New Vessel is on its way!

Since our last update we have been extremely busy behind the scenes organising transport and ensuring our new vessel is compliant to operate in our local Tassie waters. Our new …