PCMF & Varsity Cup 2019 highlight water safety together with NSRI

Pink Buoys Save Lives Pic Credit: Anthony Churchyard (FNB Varsity Cup)

PCMFSA CEO, Ryk Neethling, at the launch of Varsity Cup 2019. Sea Rescue is proud to partner with PCMF, the official charity of Varsity Cup. Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco is Patron of the NSRI Water Safety Education Programme. Varsity Cup Pink takes to the water, with a Princess! Varsity Cup 2019 Launch


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British man rescued from rip current – Kleinmond:

KLEINMOND: Schalk Boonzaaier, NSRI Kleinmond station commander, said: At 18h16, Tuesday, 15th January, NSRI Kleinmond duty crew were activated following reports of a drowning in progress at Kleinmond Main Beach. NSRI rescue swimmers responded directly to the scene where we found a 64 year old man, from London, United Kingdom, being swept out to sea by


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New vessels head home in February

Our new 14m SAR ORCs start the long journey home, next month. They depart from La Harve, France on 4th February, travelling via Singapore to arrive in Durban on 25 March. In Durban the completed “Alick Rennie” will be offloaded to serve at Station 5 Durban. The partially completed “Donna Nicholas” continues on to Cape


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Incidents around the coast

Pic source: LaMann Photography (Facebook)

MOSSEL BAY: Andre Fraser, NSRI Mossel Bay station commander, said: On the afternoon of Saturday, 12th January, NSRI Station 15 Mossel Bay dispatched the sea rescue craft St Blaze Rescuer and an NSRI rescue vehicle to the launch slip way at the Yacht Club in Mossel Bay Harbour and the SA Police Services and a


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