Author Archives: sarah gumbley

Rhys McLachlan

As one of the newest pilots on the roster at Northland Emergency Services Trust’s (NEST) hangar in Western Hills Drive, Rhys McLachlan has taken a long career in flying and created something even more satisfying than his passion for being…

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Louie Pugh

Now a rambunctious and fun two-year-old, little Louie Pugh has no idea how close he came to choking to death only months ago. Back in March of this year, his mum Amy was in the kitchen making dinner for the…

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Carol Thompson

Carol Thompson couldn’t shake her indigestion – despite taking a remedy and waiting for the discomfort to subside. She has woken up with the pain and knew if she waited it out, it should go away. The pain kept on…

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Shane Brearley

“It is all about getting the patient where they need to go – we often don’t know what is happening with the patient until after the mission is completed.” As one of the newest pilots at Northland Emergency Services Trust…

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Jasmine Clapperton

Jasmine Clapperton loves running around after her very energetic and cheeky two-year-old Lucas – his energy and vivaciousness can be exhausting in the best way possible. And she wouldn’t have it any other way. At just 27 weeks pregnant with…

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