Bush Search and Rescue Victoria’s online manual details search organisation, procedures, policy, techniques and equipment.
Note: Manual content is currently being updated.
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- Search equipment
- Safety clothing
- Heavy duty pants for searching
- Torches for searches
- Bothy shelters
- Packs for Searching
- GPS units
- Garmin Vista HCx
- Garmin eTrex GPS
- Start of Day Setup for Garmin eTrex
- Day searching equipment
- Group equipment
- BSAR Equipment
- UHF CB Radios technical notes
- Alpine Search and Rescue equipment
- Mammut Pulse Barryvox Avalanche Transceivers
The last hard copy edition was published in 2003 and is available to all members and other organisations on request. A PDF version of the 2003 edition can be downloaded here: [PDF 46MB]
Page versions are at the bottom of each page, e.g.
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