VMR Gladstone Base: 07 4972 3333 Duty Controller: 0417 681 921

Volunteer Marine Rescue Gladstone

Volunteers providing safety of life at sea

Base: 07 4972 3333

Call sign: VMR Gladstone on VHF channel 82

Duty Controller: 0417 681 921


Log on and off


Heading out on the water? Log on and off on with VMR Gladstone on VHF channel 82. This is a free service to all, even if you are not a member.


Just provide a few details:

  • Member number or boat registration and name
  • Where you are leaving from and where you are headed
  • How many people on board
  • When and where you expect to return

You may also be asked for a contact mobile phone number.

We know that trip plans or return time can change. Call and let us know. When you have safely returned or anchored up for the day, log off with us.

We will try to make contact if you have not logged off and are overdue. If no contact is made, search procedures will be started, so please assist us by logging off or advising us of any changes.

If you don’t have a VHF radio, you can still log on by phoning the Base on 4972 3333 or the Duty Controller on 0417 681 921​.