Product safety recall – GME Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRBS) MT400/MT401/MT403
Queensland Recreational Boating Council Inc (QRBC)
Report of Meeting – 15 July 2015 – Click to view
Report of Meeting – 10 September 2014 – Click to view
Product Safety Recall
GME Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRBs) MT400/MT401/MT403 – Click to view
Flare Recall July 2014
Flare recall Queensland skippers need to check their flares after a national recall of a red hand flares available across Queensland. Drew Marine Signal & Safety Australia Pty Ltd recalled its Aurora red hand flare with lot numbers from 3186 to 3260. This red hand flare is sold individually and as part of the Aurora Inshore Flare Kit.
Please visit www.recalls.gov.au for more information on the recall.
You will get a fine if you operate in waters where flares are required safety equipment and you do not have a valid and in-date set of flares on board your boat.