- Pickup locations and times are included in call-out SMS and email sent to members.
- Members who can attend must reply to call-out SMS message and specify their PICK UP LOCATION, NAME, CLUB (in that order)
- Members then receive confirmation they are required via SMS. *** Please do not proceed to pickup with out this confirmation ***
- Confirmed searchers then go to pick up point by specified time.
- Pick up locations will vary depending on the search location
- Cars parked at pick up locations at the owner’s risk.
- It is preferable for searchers to be dropped off at the pick up location if possible
|Pickup Location||Search Area Location||Notes|
|Northcote Police Station |
48 Dennis St, Northcote
|All State||Park behind the Police Station in the shopping centre car park, as close as possible to the Police Station fence or back wall.
Assembly point for departure is the foyer of the Police Station on Dennis Street.
|Box Hill Equipment Store|
55 Lexton Rd, Box Hill North
|All State||There is NO suitable car parking for searchers onsite or in the street|
|Ringwood Police Station, 31 Ringwood St.||All state||Park at Eastland Level 2M West. Enter gate 5 off Ringwood St.
See detailed instructions below
|Narre Warren Police Station|
8 Coventry Road, Narre Warren
|Gippsland||Carpark directly behind Police Stn, north side of Coventry Rd.
CCTV monitored by police.
Car park north side of Burke St., opposite Warragul Leisure Centre (27 Burke St)
|Central and East Gippsland|
eg. Baw Baw and further east
|Car park is lit at night.|
|Latrobe Regional Hospital staff car park, |
Village Ave, Traralgon
|East Gippsland beyond Traralgon||From Melbourne, turn left off the Hwy. into Village Ave. (traffic lights), between Morwell and Traralgon. The car park is then on the left side of the road, opposite the hospital. The car park is lit at night.|
|Leongatha Police Station, 8 South Gippsland Hwy.||South Gippsland|
eg. Wilson’s Promontory
Caltex Service Centre 54 Ash St., Avenel
|Northbound, turn left off the Hume Hwy. at Jones St.|
|Bright Police Station|
7 Park St
eg. Mt Hotham
|Mt Beauty Police Station, |
28 Hollands St
|Bogong High Plains|
|Mansfield Police Station, 92 High St. (Maroondah Hwy.)||Mt Buller, The Bluff|
Waurn Ponds Police Station
13 - 39 Rossack Drive, Waurn Ponds
|South West Victoria||Park in Police/SES compound
Police Stn open 6:00 -10:00 pm
Access: phone 03 5247 3400 (24h)
Ringwood parking – Eastland Shopping Centre
- Enter gate 5 off Ringwood St (height clearance of 2.2 m) – see photo below
- Turn left, signed to ‘Town Square’
- Proceed up and park on Level 2M West, preferably against the Myer store wall (NOTE: parking level 2 is shopping level 3)
- Proceed on foot down stairs across the car park from the Myer entrance, exit stairs onto Ringwood St opposite the Police Station
- Cross the road and wait for then board the bus outside the Police Station.