Life Flight

Each week 28 people need time-critical aeromedical care. With your support, the Westpac Rescue Helicopter and Air Ambulance Planes are there in their moment of need.

Life Flight Open Day


Life Flight Open Day – Sunday 19th March

Join us at our Air Rescue Base in Rongotai between 10am-2.30pm on Sunday the 19th of March for another amazing day of action, entertainment, prizes and delicious food.

Get up-close with a dozen emergency services and watch our Westpac Chopper demonstrate a live winch rescue. Come along and you could even win a chopper ride!

We are delighted to open the doors of our Airbase and thank you in-person for your wonderful support. It’s an action- packed day for you, your family and friends.

Entry by koha to Life Flight.

Thank you to our Event Partner Interislander for supporting Life Flight and helping make this day happen.


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