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WanakaSAR sub-alpine team coordinator John Burke

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WanakaSAR sub-alpine team coordinator John Burke has been volunteering for one of the busiest SAR teams in the country for 10 years. This is what he packs on a typical callout.

Pack My pack is a Fairydown Phoenix, which is still my favourite. It’s a little heavier than some packs, but it’s still in great shape after many years. I also...

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