What to Look For In a Life Jacket - Buying, Maintenance & Types
President of VRM Whitsundays, Mal Priday, shows us all the various types of life jackets, tells us what we need to look for when buying and what the maintenance requirements are. We go over ratings 50, 100 and 150, where we can use them and what styles are most wearable.
How to Call for Assistance on The Water - Emergency & Other Calls
VMR Whitsundays takes us through how to call for assistance on the radio, the types of calls including when to use “Mayday”, “Pan-Pan” or “Sécurité” and demonstrates how it’s done.
Buying & Using a Marine Radio - All You Need to Know About Marine Radios
All you need to know about buying and using marine radios, presented by Mal Priday, President of VMR Whitsundays. Mel talks us through the types of marine radios available, what’s required to use them and the safety features available.
What Is VMR, Who Should Join & Where Can I Donate?
We Chat with Mal Priday, President of the local Whitsunday branch of VMR (Volunteer Marine Rescue). Mal tells us a bit about what VMR is all about and the kinds of invaluable work their volunteer organisation do.