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Auckland Westpac Helicopter tasked to Waiuku

By Lynn Douglas | December 06, 2017

At 9:22pm, on Tuesday 5 December 2017, W2 was tasked to Waiuku to assist a child who had suffered a fall and was in a critical condition. Crew were stood down on route and retasked to Motutapu Island.  

Derby prospect now immediate focus for Tiley

By Lynn Douglas | November 28, 2017

Nigel Tiley unleashed another exciting black-type winner at his local meeting last Saturday and will be hoping he can add his New Zealand Derby prospect Demonetization to that list this weekend. The Pukekohe trainer had a satisfying day at the office at his local meeting with a win, two seconds and a sixth from his four starters and next Saturday […]

The Kipling Girl upsets at Pukekohe

By Lynn Douglas | November 27, 2017

Underrated Te Aroha galloper The Kipling Girl sprang an early upset at Pukekohe on Saturday when she stormed home out wide to snatch victory in the H.R. Fisken & Sons Ltd. 1600 (1600m). Despite proving a model of consistency during a solid winter campaign on wetter tracks, most pundits overlooked the five-year-old High Chaparral mare’s credentials on the improved surface […]

Auckland Westpac Helicopter missions for the weekend

By Lynn Douglas | November 27, 2017

The weekend saw Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter attended to 11 missions over the weeekend, with two of those being in our distribution area. On Saturday 25 NOVEMBER 2017 at 11:15am,  W2 crew were tasked to Onewhero to assist at a motor vehicle accident where a ute had rolled 20 metres down a bank. Police Eagle was also tasked due to […]