Come to view the film "Pacific Rescue" at the Mercury Bay Game Fishing Club in Whitianga. The film is the story of the largest sea rescue ever in the South Pacific and a first place winner at international film festivals.The film Pacific Rescue is being shown at the Mercury Bay Game and Fishing Club as part of the Buffalo Homecoming week commemorations. This film is the story of the largest sea rescue ever undertaken in the South Pacific.
In June 1994 a rogue storm hit the South Pacific and 40 vessels and aircraft were involved in plucking 21 people from teh sea. This is the story of those who fought for their lives and the heroic deads of those who rescued them.