Donate Call for Help Now Find a Base


087 094 9774
NOORDHOEK, HOUT BAY, SILVERMINE, BOYES DRIVE, TOKAI:Since the early hours of Monday morning, 02 March, NSRI teams from Hout Bay, Kommetjie and Simonstown assisted our colleagues at Cape Town Fire and Rescue Services, WOF (Working On Fire) volunteers, VWS (Volunteer Wildfire Services) and the emergency services with logistics, base support, feeding stations and fire crew rotations and yesterday, Tuesday, 03 March, NSRI Bakoven volunteers joined in the effort.NSRI volunteers from Bakoven, Hout Bay, Kommetjie and Simonstown, all trained in Fire Fighting, were requested to actively get involved in physically fighting the fire and have been able to relieve fire fighters on their rotating crew shifts actively manning fire trucks, fire hose points, rolling out and rolling up fire hoses and assisting with the clearing of fire breaks.NSRI teams rotated shifts at Hout Bay, Silvermine, Noordhoek, Tokai and at Boyes Drive.The effort deployed by NSRI teams from stations around the Cape Peninsula has continued into Wednesday morning, 04 March, with NSRI crews rotating shifts to assist in this massive fire fighting effort that is continuing.TO REPORT A SEA RESCUE EMERGENCY DIAL 112 FROM A CELLPHONESMS 32287 with your name and a message of support for our Sea Rescue crew (SMS costs R1)Pic: NSRI Simons Town Pic: NSRI Simons Town
Next Article

Join our team

Read More

You may also like

Gordonsbay stock
RESCUES  | Published: 24 March 2023

Kayaking couple rescued in Gordon's Bay

At 18h12, Wednesday, 22 March, NSRI Gordon's Bay duty crew were activated following eye-witness reports of a man and a woman on a double kayak appearing to be in difficulty off-shore between Gordons Bay Harbour and Harbour Island. ...

Hermanus 21march
RESCUES  | Published: 22 March 2023

Fatal drowning in Hermanus

On Tuesday, 21 March, at 17h20, NSRI Hermanus duty crew and the SA Police Services were activated following eye-witness reports of 3 men swept by waves into the surf off rocks on the shoreline in front of the Windsor Hotel, central Hermanus. ...

Station 39 Rocky Bay 01
RESCUES  | Published: 12 March 2023

SCOTTBURGH – Teenager missing

Police Search and Rescue are continuing in an ongoing search for a 17 year old male who went missing at Scottburgh Beach on Saturday, 11 March. ...