VMR St Pauls

About VMR St Pauls

VMR St Pauls operates from the eastern side of Moa Island, north of Thursday Island in the Torres Strait.

We do not maintain a radio watch.

For assistance, VTS in partnership with other Squadrons maintain a 24hr listening watch on VHF Channel 16.

If in phone range, the Qld Police Service should be your first point of contact.

Masters should be advised that a fee applies to operations that are not of a life threatening nature.

Operational Information

VMR St Pauls operates a 9m NAIAD Rescue Vessel with a range of approximately 250 nautical miles.

This vessel is named ‘St Pauls Rescue’ and is equipped with VHF radio.

Launch time is approximately 1 hour from Moa Island.