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Freycinet (pronounced Fray-sin-nay)

Volunteer Marine Rescue Association Inc is a 100% volunteer, not-for-​profit, community service organisation, based in Swansea on Tasmania's East Coast overlooking the magnificent Freycinet Peninsula.


We were formed in 2001 as a Flotilla of the Australian Volunteer Coast Guard Association. In 2011 we formed our own incorporated body and have operated solely as Freycinet VMR as part of a network of like minded associations through out Tasmania. 

Our objectives are:

  • To promote safe boating.

  • To assist in the preservation of life and property.

  • ​To train members, and members of the public, in safe operation of sea craft and use of marine radio.


Freycinet VMR operates in conjunction with Tasmania Police to provide marine emergency response within the Glamorgan-Spring Bay Municipality from Bicheno to Orford.

Freycinet Volunteer Marine Rescue welcomes new members.

For meeting information call 0400 329 973.

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