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Radio Frequency verse GPS

Why does the WanderSearch Auckland Charitable Trust use radio frequency (RF) rather than GPS for their tracking program? The answer is simple.  We wanted a tracking device which was small, had a long battery life and was easy to use. Prior to settling on our current tracking device, we interrogated the internet both nationally and […]

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Auckland Outdoor Expo

In early November, the WanderSearch Auckland Charitable Trust were invited to showcase the WanderSearch Auckland tracking program at the inaugural Auckland Outdoor Expo held at the ASB Showgrounds. Golden Bridge Exhibition Ltd, in conjunction with Xiyangyang NZ Travel, organised the Expo which was primarily targeting the NZ Chinese community and showcasing the various outdoor activities […]

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WanderSearch Auckland Acknowledged By NZ Search & Rescue with Gold Award for Support Activity

At an awards ceremony held at Parliament on Tuesday 24th May, Delanie Halton, Co-ordinator for the WanderSearch Auckland Tracking program has been acknowledged by New Zealand Search & Rescue Council for her work with the WanderSearch program not only in Auckland but also around NZ. “Delanie Halton has been involved in the WanderSearch programme since 2009.   […]

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Every Day Hero’s

On 2nd April the Police organised an Every Day Hero’s display in the Botany Town Centre showcasing organisations who are Every Day Hero’s to the public.   These organisations included Airport Fire, Coastguard, Customs, Search & Rescue, St Johns, the WanderSearch Auckland tracking program and other Police units with these displays being located in the main […]

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Brain Day 2016

Recently the Centre for Brain Research held their Brain Day 2016 at Auckland University, Tamaki Innovation Campus.   The annual event has been running since 2010 and is hosted by the Centre for Brain Research with the support of the Neurological Foundation of New Zealand and Auckland University.   The day is an opportunity for the public […]

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WanderSearch Displays

In October WanderSearch Auckland Charitable Trust was involved in three public displays in the greater Auckland region with was a wonderful opportunity for us to showcase our program. On Friday 2nd October we were involved in the Franklin Positive Aging Expo which is in its 10th year. It was held at the Pukekohe Indian Hall […]

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New Milestones

The WanderSearch Auckland Charitable Trust has been managing the WanderSearch Auckland Tracking program in the greater Auckland region for the last 18 months after it took over the management of the program from Auckland Land Search & Rescue volunteers and during this period, we have reached a couple of milestones for the program. Our first […]

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