27 January 2016 at 0317 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in New South Wales, Australia.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a female sustaining minor injuries caused by being bucked off of her horse. The individual was transported by ambulance to the nearest hospital where she was treated for her injuries.