Busy January Continues

Record start to 2017

The ECT Rescue Helicopter has just completed one of the busiest New Year periods on record.

Farmer rescued by 'top' ECT Rescue Helicopter team

Farmer rescued by 'top' ECT Rescue Helicopter team

A day out mustering on Makorori Station turned into a lucky escape for Bing Lincoln.

Young dad on the road to recovery

Young dad on the road to recovery

Monday May 18, 2013 started like any other day for new dad Ben Eagle.

ECT Rescue Helicopter saves hunter's life

ECT Rescue Helicopter saves hunter's life

Lifelong hunter John Sheridan would be the first to admit that, without the kind people of our region who support the Eastland Rescue Helicopter Trust, he would not be with us today.

Never know when you are going to need it

Never know when you are going to need it

Long-time supporters of the ECT Rescue Helicopter Kim and Kate Mossman have first-hand experience of the service after Kim suffered injuries that would make any man shiver.

Musterer back on his horse after fall

Musterer back on his horse after fall

At 81-years old, local musterer Graham Dever still loves riding and working his dogs. But a simple job on a station at Waerenga-o-Kuri nearly cost him his life.