Pink Rescue Buoy used in rescue – Rooi Els. Boat assisted – Rooi Els. Boat found capsized – Hangklip:

ROOI ELS: Tania Meiring, NSRI Kleinmond duty coxswain, said: At 07h18, Friday, 2 April, NSRI Kleinmond duty crew were activated following reports of a drowning in progress at Rooi Els. Eye-witnesses reported 2 males in the water with a floatation tube and they had reportedly been in difficulty in the water for over 45 minutes. NSRI


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Department of Tourism aids water safety with the donation of 72 Pink Rescue Buoys

NSRI CEO Dr Cleeve Robertson and Mr Mabandla Kelengeshe, Chief Directorate: Communication, Department of Tourism

The NSRI’s water-safety initiatives have been given a huge boost by the Department of Tourism with the donation of 72 Pink Rescue Buoys and the sponsorship of a lifeguard station in St Helena Bay on the Cape West Coast. St Helena Bay lies in the heart of the Cape West Coast. Nicknamed Agterbaai by locals,


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NSRI Safety alert and incidents at Salt Rock, Bloubergstrand and Tableview, Hermanus and Durban:

NSRI SAFETY ALERT: NSRI are appealing to the public to be cautious in and around coastal and inland waterways in this week leading up to Christmas Day. The concern is that where beaches have been closed temporarily by Covid 19 restrictions more people may go swimming at inland waterways, rivers, lakes and dams and at


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