This year, along with all the bases around the country, we are celebrating 50 Years of Sea Rescue by inviting our supporters, past crew, donors and the public to join us at Open Days.St Francis hosted their event today with a whole host of activities including a tour of the Station 21 Base and a demo with Spirit of St Francis II. A chance to meet our crew. A new recruits Obstacle Course. Face painting and a jumping castle for the kids. Wors rolls and much more!!
Craig and Judy Venter with our rescue crew
With a collective 81 years service as crew at Station 21: Hudge McKenna, Clive Shamley and Bob Meikle
Nevil Hulett, son of Leighton Hulett - founder of St Francis Bay with Executive Mayor Elza van Lingen, NSRI St Francis Station Commander Sara Smith and NSRI Regional Director Justin Erasmus
Station Commander Sara Smith welcomes three new crew members
Clive Shamley (retired Station Commander and Retired Regional Director), Judy Venter NSRI Liaison and Justin Erasmus NSRI Regional Director
Life boat Club member Mr Straub, with his daughter Andrea enjoying a tour of the rescue base with Statcom Sara Smith