FREEPHONE 0800 4 RESCUE (0800 4 737283)

The delivery of merchandise during Levels 4 and 3 of lockdown will, unfortunately, be delayed. We thank you for your patience and support of our life-saving work. We hope to get your items to you promptly as soon as we're safely able to do so. In the meantime, we wish you and your loved ones all the very best during this challenging time. The Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter provides a professional, efficient, emergency air ambulance, search and rescue service and is staffed full-time by a highly experienced flight crew consisting of pilots, intensive care paramedics, pre-hospital and retrieval medicine doctors and air crew officers. With the help of our community, we are able to operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Be part of the solution

We rely on people like you to help us save lives. Sponsoring a rescue mission means you will contribute funds directly to a specific mission flown by one of our helicopters, potentially saving someone's life.


14 Mar 2022

Westpac Chopper Swim

Find Out More

Latest Personal Stories

“Make it an XL!”

Xade Lillyman's initials say it all, “Go big or go home!”

Read More
More Personal Stories

Latest News

How teenager survived fatal crash near Raglan that killed his best mate - Stuff

When the rescue chopper first got to Cameron Brydon his blood pressure was so low it was unrecordable.

Read More
More News

Our Sponsors

Would you like to become a sponsor? Get In Touch


Missions Every Year

1.5 million

Community Members Supported


Of Lives Saved