A fun way to support your local rescue helicopter!

Rescue Crew Challenge

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The Rescue Crew Challenge is an action-packed event for local businesses, that will test their teamwork, fitness, and problem-solving abilities.  The Challenge The Challenge is designed by the rescue crew themselves to reflect the everyday challenges they face on the job.

The biggest part of this challenge is saving a life.

Each business will submit a crew with the aim to raise $5,000 to save a life.

The Challenge day.
A day event where each crew will go head to head with to test fitness, teamwork, and problem-solving abilities. Their fundraising will affect various aspects of the challenge day!

How can you help?

Head over to Everyday Hero and support your favourite crew by making a donation today!


Hold your own!

Support our community

You can support the Rescue Helicopter Service by fundraising. The Rescue Helicopter Service is only partially government funded, meaning we rely on our community to help fund this life-saving Service.

The best way to fundraise for us is by hosting a fundraising event on behalf of Canterbury West Coast Air Rescue Trust.

Click on the button below to get some great fundraising ideas and all the support you need!


We rescued over 930 people

in 2018 alone


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