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Macquarie University
 Work in remote locations Section 27.47 - (Microsoft Word Version)
 Fieldwork Forms - http://www.bio.mq.edu.au/bio-fieldwork/
 University Insurance - http://www.ofs.mq.edu.au/university_insurance/index.htm
 University Staff Travel Policy - http://www.ofs.mq.edu.au/university_insurance/overseas_travel.htm

NSW State Government Regulations
 NSW Work Cover: http://www.workcover.nsw.gov.au/Pages/default.aspx

General Search
Please use Whitepages Search: http://www.whitepages.com.au/wp/ in addition to the links below.

Australian Emergency Services - For all emergencies: Call 000. From Mobiles 112.

NSW Poisons Information Centre 131 126
National Hospital Search:
 Public & Private Hospitals - http://www.drsref.com.au/aushospitals.html
 Royal Flying Doctor Service - http://www.flyingdoctor.net/
 Royal Flying Doctor Service Emergency Contact - http://www.flyingdoctor.org.au/Emergency-Numbers/
 Medical Centres - http://www.truelocal.com.au/find/medical-centre/
 Australian Maritime Safety Authority: Search & Rescue - http://www.amsa.gov.au/Search%5Fand%5FRescue/

State Emergency Services:
 Australian Rural Road Conditions: http://www.racq.com.au/travel/Maps_and_Directions/road_conditions

 ACT (Federal) Police - http://police.act.gov.au/contact.aspx#emergency
 ACT Health - http://www.health.act.gov.au/c/health?a=da&did=10103895
 ACT Rural Fire Service RFS - http://www.rfs.act.gov.au

 NSW Police - http://www.policensw.com/region/stat1.html
          - http://www.police.nsw.gov.au/about_us/structure/operations_command/local_area_commands
 NSW Health -http://www2.health.nsw.gov.au/services/Default.cfmhttp://www2.health.nsw.gov.au/services/
 NSW Rural Fire Service RFS - http://www.bushfire.nsw.gov.au/
 Bush Walkers Rescue Squad - http://www.bwrs.org.au/

 NT Police Assistance 131 444 - http://www.pfes.nt.gov.au/index.cfm?fuseaction=page&p=71&m=30
 NT Health - http://www.health.nt.gov.au/Service_Locator/Hospitals/index.aspx
 NT Fire & Rescue Service NTF&RS - http://www.pfes.nt.gov.au/index.cfm?fire
 NT Road Closures & Access Restrictions - http://www.ntlis.nt.gov.au/roadreport/obstructions-byregion.jsp

 QLD Police - http://www.police.qld.gov.au/Regional+Policing/
 QLD Regional Police - http://www.bio.mq.edu.au/bio-fieldwork/QLD Regional Police.html
 QLD Health - http://www.health.qld.gov.au/healthservices/byFacility.asp
 QLD Rural Fire Service QLDRFS - http://www.ruralfire.qld.gov.au/

 SA Police Assistance 131 444 - http://www.sapolice.sa.gov.au/sapol/contact_us/find_your_local_police_station.jsp
 SA Health - http://www.sa.gov.au/subject/Health+and+wellbeing/Hospitals+and+clinics/Public+hospitals
 SA Country Fire Service CFS - http://www.cfs.sa.gov.au/site/home.jsp

                               Page written by Craig Angus April 2008, last updated 12th August 2010.
 TAS Police 24 hour Police Assistance Switchboard (03) 6230 2111 - http://www.police.tas.gov.au/contact-us/
 TAS Health - http://www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/hospitals
 TAS Fire Service TFS - http://www.fire.tas.gov.au/mysite/enter.jsp

 VIC Police - http://www.police.vic.gov.au/content.asp?Document_ID=7
 VIC Health Services - http://www.health.vic.gov.au/services/index.htm
 VIC Country Fire Authority CFA - http://www.cfa.vic.gov.au/

 WA Police - http://www.police.wa.gov.au/LocalPolice/tabid/885/Default.aspx
 WA Health - http://www.health.wa.gov.au/services/
 WA Fire & Emergency Services Authority WAF&ESA - http://www.fesa.wa.gov.au/

NSW & Interstate Environmental Authorities:
 Commonwealth Parks & Reserves - http://www.environment.gov.au/parks/index.html

 ACT Parks, Forests & Bushlands - http://www.tams.act.gov.au/play/pcl
 ACT Environment - http://www.tams.act.gov.au/live/environment

 NSW NPWS - http://www2.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/parks.nsf/WebMgmt/HTMLPages+Homepage
 NSW NPWS Scientific Research Licence Application -
 http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/wildlifelicences/ScientificResearchLicences.htm
 NSW DPI Forests - http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/forests
 NSW DPI Forests Special Purpose Permits For Forestry Research - http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/research/forestry/spp
 NSW DPI Forests Special Purpose Permits For Forestry Research Guidelines -
 http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0005/183497/SPP-conditions-FNSW-general.pdf
 NSW Game Council Declared State Forests and Crown Land For Conservation Hunting -
 http://www.forest.nsw.gov.au/recreation/hunting/default.asp
 http://www.gamecouncil.nsw.gov.au/portal.asp?p=StateForests
 NSW DPI Fisheries - http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/fisheries
 Sydney Water - http://www.sydneywater.com.au/
 Sydney Catchment Authority - http://www.sca.nsw.gov.au/
 NSW Department of Environment & Climate Change - http://www.epa.nsw.gov.au/index.htm
 Upper Hunter River Restoration - http://www.hcr.cma.nsw.gov.au/uhrri/index.php3

 NT NRETA Parks - http://www.nt.gov.au/nreta/parks/
 NT Lands Group - http://www.nt.gov.au/lands/landadmin/index.shtml
 NT Fisheries - http://www.nt.gov.au/dpifm/Fisheries/index.cfm?header=Fisheries%20Home
 NT EPA - http://www.epa.nt.gov.au/

 QLD PWS - https://www.epa.qld.gov.au/parks/iaparks/gds/IAGDS010.do?index=ALL&action=next
 QLD DPI &Fisheries - http://www.dpi.qld.gov.au/cps/rde/xchg/dpi/hs.xsl/4789_4831_ENA_HTML.htm
 QLD Environment Management - http://www.derm.qld.gov.au/environmental_management/index.html

 SA DEH Parks - http://www.environment.sa.gov.au/parks/
 SA Forestry - http://www.forestry.sa.gov.au/index.stm
 SA Water - http://www.sawater.com.au/sawater
 SA EPA - http://www.epa.sa.gov.au/

 TAS NP - http://www.parks.tas.gov.au/
 TAS Forestry - http://www.forestrytas.com.au/
 TAS Forestry Emergency & Maps - http://www.forestrytas.com.au/forest-management/emergency-meeting-points
 TAS DPI - http://www.dpiw.tas.gov.au/inter.nsf/Home/1?Open
 TAS Environment TAS - http://www.et.org.au/

 VIC NP - http://www.parkweb.vic.gov.au/1parks.cfm
 VIC Forests - http://www.vicforests.com.au/contact-us.htm
 VIC DPI - http://www.dpi.vic.gov.au/dpi/index.htm
 VIC Water - http://www.vicwater.org.au/
 VIC EPA - http://www.epa.vic.gov.au/


                               Page written by Craig Angus April 2008, last updated 12th August 2010.
 WA Parks & Recreation - http://www.dec.wa.gov.au/index.php?option=com_hotproperty&Itemid=1584
 WA Forests - http://www.fpc.wa.gov.au/
 WA Water - http://www.water.wa.gov.au/
 WA EPA - http://www.epa.wa.gov.au/

National:
 Overseas Travel - http://www.smartraveller.gov.au/
 Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) - http://www.bom.gov.au/

Maps Online:
 Wildwalks Camping Information & Maps Online - http://www.wildwalks.com/
 Map Connect Create & Print Topo Maps Online - http://www.ga.gov.au/mapconnect/
 Google Maps - http://maps.google.com.au/
 Google Earth - http://earth.google.com/
 Whereis.com - http://www.whereis.com/index.htm

Marine
Macquarie University:
 Marine Fieldwork - http://www.marinescience.mq.edu.au/resources/
 Macquarie University SCUBA Diving Safety - http://www.marinescience.mq.edu.au/scuba/
 Biological Sciences Sea Water Facility - http://www.marinescience.mq.edu.au/SeaWater-Facility/
 Sydney Institute of Marine Science - http://www.sims.org.au/

Ocean Conditions:
 EPA Beach Watch - http://www.epa.nsw.gov.au/beach/beachupd.asp
 Manly Hydraulics - http://www.mhl.nsw.gov.au/www/real_quick.htmlx
 Sydney Ocean Conditions Forecast - http://www.seabreeze.com.au/graphs/nsw.asp
 Realsurf - http://www.realsurf.com.au/
 Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) - http://www.bom.gov.au/marine/

NSW Marine Authorities:
 NSW Maritime - http://www.maritime.nsw.gov.au/
 NSW DPI (Fisheries) - http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/fisheries

National Marine Authorities:
 Australian Maritime Safety Authority - http://www.amsa.gov.au/
 National Marine Safety Committee - http://www.nmsc.gov.au/
 International Maritime Organisation - http://www.imo.org/

Scuba Diving:
 DES Australia toll free: 1800 088 200 –
 http://www.diversalertnetwork.org/contact/international.asp#DAN%20Asia-Pacific
 Diver Emergency - http://www.diveoz.com.au/dei/dei.asp
 NSW Dive Site Descriptions by Michael McFadyen - http://www.michaelmcfadyenscuba.info/news.php
 South Pacific Underwater Medicine Society (SPUMS) - http://www.spums.org.au/
 SPUMS Diving Medical Doctor Search - http://www.spums.org.au/diving-doctors




                               Page written by Craig Angus April 2008, last updated 12th August 2010.
Communication Equipment.
GSM Mobile:
 Telstra Mobile Coverage - http://www.telstra.com.au/mobile/networks/coverage/index.html
 Optus Mobile Coverage –
http://www.optus.com.au/portal/site/aboutoptus/menuitem.cfa0247099a6f722d0b61a108c8ac7a0/?vgnextoid=f42b1000
9d82e110VgnVCM10000002cd780aRCRD
 Vodafone Mobile Coverage - http://www.vodafone.com.au/personal/services/coverage/maps/index.htm

Satellite Phones:
 Marlec Satellite Phone Sales & Rentals - http://www.marlec.com.au/
 Pivotel - http://www.pivotel.com.au/
 Pivotel Coverage - http://www.pivotel.com.au/iridium_aus_coverage.html

 Iridium 9505A Satellite Pone Phone Product Description - http://www.iridium.com/
 Iridium 9505A Manual Download - http://www.explorersatellite.com/Iridium/iridium_9505A_satellite_phone.htm
 Send a free text message to a Department Iridium Sat Phone - http://messaging.iridium.com/

Distress beacons PLBs & EPIRBs:
 Essential Distress Beacon Information - http://beacons.amsa.gov.au/
 Distress Beacon Faqs (pdf download) - http://beacons.amsa.gov.au/documents/brochure.pdf

UHF Radios:
 Uniden UH044 UHF Handheld 2-Way Radio Product Description –
 http://www.uniden.com.au/AUSTRALIA/p_uh044_index.asp

Garmin GPS:
 Garmin GPS Products - https://buy.garmin.com/shop/shop.do?cID=143&ra=true
 Garmin GPS 12XL - http://www.garmin.com/products/gps12xl/
 Garmin eTrex - https://buy.garmin.com/shop/shop.do?cID=144&pID=8705
 Garmin Map Software Manuals - https://buy.garmin.com/shop/store/manual.jsp?product=999-99999-00&cID=252
 Garmin Topo Software For Australia - https://buy.garmin.com/shop/shop.do?pID=32727&pvID=34039#overviewTab
 Garmin GPS For Beginners - http://www.garmin.com/manuals/GPSGuideforBeginners_Manual.pdf
 Garmin GPS Use With Paper Land Maps -
 http://www.garmin.com/manuals/UsingaGarminGPSwithPaperLandMaps_Manual.pdf

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                               Page written by Craig Angus April 2008, last updated 12th August 2010.

								
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