GME NEWS

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
WHY IT’S TIME TO UPGRADE TO A NEW RADIO

The new GME XRS™ radio platform along with its accompanying new app, makes it easier than ever to control the features and settings of your radio. Available now from GME, it is a game changer for radio communications.

Read More
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
GME PERSONAL LOCATOR BEACON CONTRIBUTES TO BLUE MOUNTAINS RESCUE

A GME MT410G Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) has been used in the successful rescue of a bushwalker in the Blue Mountains.

Read More
Monday, March 25, 2019
GME FLOAT-FREE EPIRB INSTRUMENTAL IN SUCCESSFUL RESCUE OF COMMERCIAL FISHERMAN

Three crew members from a commercial cray-fishing boat were rescued off the Chatham Islands thanks in part to their GME Float-Free Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB).

Read More
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
MANUAL OR AUTOMATIC EPIRB – WHAT SHOULD YOU CARRY ON YOUR BOAT?

Rather than being a one-size-fits-all proposition, EPIRBs come in several types, some of which are mandatory for certain types of boats travelling in certain waters.

Read More
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN EPIRBS AND PLBS

Broadly speaking, there are two types of emergency beacons available to those venturing into remote locations. While they operate using the same technology, there are some important differences between the two.

Read More
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
HEADING BUSH: A 4WD TRIP CHECKLIST

When it’s time for a holiday, most people head to the beach, seek out the excitement and bright lights of a new city, or pack their passports and jump on a plane.

Read More