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Australasian Water Rescue Challenge 2024








Welcome to the inaugural Australasian Water Rescue Challenge

The Australasian Rescue Organisation (ARO) has announced it will host the first Australasian Water Rescue Challenge (AWRC) in Sydney on Friday 5 April 2024 at Penrith Whitewater Stadium in Sydney.

Register to join

Register to be a part of the event. Click here to download the ARO AWRC24_Individual Registration Form_Interactive

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Click here to read the ARO AWRC24 FAQs.docx


The Australasian Rescue Organisation (ARO) is the peak body in Australasia for the development and exchange of information, knowledge and skills in road and trauma rescue.  ARO strives to reduce this toll by improving the science and quality of road and trauma rescue services provided to casualties, directly reducing the severity of injuries. ARO supports the development of techniques, skills and innovation that may lead to better rescue outcomes.

Media Contacts

Matthew Thornton

Media Lead
0438 676 688

Kathryn Crofts

Marketing & Communications Lead

Jimmyson Chan

Info Comm Technology Lead