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Lifesaver Drone Outreach Program training with She Maps at SLSNSW HQ

The recent visit of She Maps to the Surf Life Saving New South Wales (SLSNSW) headquarters marked a significant step forward in training more UAV Educators from across the state. UAV Educators are AUAVS Pilots and Operators who are qualified to deliver She Maps drone programs to schools and youth community groups.

This training session was not only educational but also an exciting opportunity to connect with some of the highly skilled pilots from AUAVS team. Their expertise and enthusiasm contributed greatly to the success of the week’s training and activities.

A big thank you to everyone involved for making this week so much fun and productive. The collaboration with She Maps and the dedication of our pilots ensure that our Lifesaver Drone Outreach Program will continue to inspire and educate young minds about the vital role of UAV technology in lifesaving and beyond.

May Update 2023 1

AUAVS are finalists in the Sydney Business Awards 2024!

We are thrilled to announce that AUAVS has been named finalists in 3 categories at the Sydney Business Awards!

Excellence in Innovation – AUAVS
Innovation is at the core of AUAVS, and this nomination is a testament to our commitment to working with innovative drone technology in emergency response and a variety of other industries. The scale of our work as well as the long-range trials we conducted have positioned us as a leader in innovation among Australian businesses.

Excellence in Diversity & Inclusion – AUAVS
Diversity & Inclusion is a focus of all aspects AUAVS, and especially through our work with She Maps and the Lifesaver Drone Outreach program. The program is all about encouraging people and opening their eyes to opportunities in the science & technology industries if they’re interested, regardless of gender/background etc. We value the diversity among our UAV members and believe it directly contributes to our overall success through a diverse range of skill sets, views and the sharing of knowledge.

Outstanding Young Business Leader – Paul Hardy
AUAVS Manager Paul Hardy has been recognised for his exceptional contributions to AUAVS and the broader UAV Industry. Paul’s leadership and dedication has been instrumental in steering AUAVS to new heights. Paul was recently selected as a finalist for a similar category at the AAUS industry champion awards!

April Update 2023 1

Recruitment Open for 2024/25 Season – Reapply Now!

Staff Members
Recruitment for next season has now opened and all existing staff will need to reapply for their positions. New contracts for existing staff will be issued in early July. For existing staff re-applying, please ensure you select “yes” to the question “have you worked with AUAVS before?” as this will give you a very streamlined application process.

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Volunteer Members
Any volunteer members wishing to join the staff team are encouraged to apply. Please note that recruitment dates for new staff (including volunteer members) will occur based on locations & season dates. Selection criteria includes: positions available at your location, your availability, your experience/qualifications. If you’ve not previously held an employment contract with AUAVS, please select “no” to the question “have you worked with AUAVS before?”.

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We look forward to receiving your applications!