Dibana Logistics give NSRI a free ride

A big thank you to Dibana Logistics who placed our NSRI Lifeguard station back on the beach at Melkbosstrand this morning, in preparation for the summer season. Dibana Logistics will take a second 6 meter container to our Simon’s Town rescue base for them to use as a control room while their station is undergoing


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Man overboard a sailing yacht missing at sea:

Deon Langenhoven, NSRI Hermanus station commander, said: At 19h30, Thursday, 27th September, NSRI Hermanus and NSRI Agulhas duty crews were activated by the Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) following a Mayday distress VHF radio call, intercepted by Telkom Maritime Radio Services, made from the yacht Silver Girl, sailing in the Mossel Bay yacht race, from Simonstown to


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Ride in Team Sea Rescue

Every year our volunteers standby along the route of the Cape Town Cycle Tour, in case of emergencies. Now you can support us, by riding in Team Sea Rescue on 10 March 2019 The entry fee of R1 350 includes a R500 donation to Sea Rescue, which we will allocate to the base or project


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Safety at early morning sea baptisms

Baptism should be a special time for faith communities, however, ceremonies conducted in the open sea can soon turn to tragedy.  For members of the Christian faith, baptism, marked by ritual submission in water, is a significant religious rite. But our seashores, which are common locations for ceremonies, can be dangerous and difficult to predict.


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