St Lucia – Tuesday, 25 February. Boat assisted:

Jan Hofman, NSRI St Lucia Station Commander, said: At 08h37, Tuesday, 25th February, NSRI St Lucia duty crew were activated following a request for assistance from the 4 local crew of a fishing ski-boat reporting to be in difficulties approximately 12 nautical miles North of Cape Vidal. Our duty crew were mobilized and launched our sea rescue


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Weekend Incidents

TINLEY MANOR: Quentin Power, NSRI Ballito station commander, said:At approximately 08h42, Saturday, 15th February, NSRI Ballito duty crew were activated following a request for assistance from the crew of a pencil Rigid Inflatable Boat 1 nautical mile offshore of Tinley Manor reporting that they had lost their gearbox with 2 crew onboard, a man and


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Hartbeespoort Dam – Boat accident:  

Arthur Crewe, NSRI Hartbeespoort Dam station commander, said:At approximately 15h00 on Saturday, 15th February, NSRI Hartbeespoort Dam duty crew were activated to reports of a boat accident on Hartbeespoort Dam near to the Ifafi Aquatic Club. Our NSRI rescue craft Rotary Endeavour and SRU (Strategic Response Unit) rescue craft responded. On arrival on the scene


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Fisherman missing: George

Rescue Services at Gwaing River Mouth, GEORGE.

Robert van Helsdingen, NSRI Wilderness duty coxswain, said: At 17h04, Thursday, 13th February, NSRI Wilderness duty crew were activated following reports of a fisherman fallen off rocks into the sea at the Gwaing River Mouth. NSRI rescue swimmers responded directly to the scene and our Sea Rescue vehicle was dispatched and the sea rescue craft


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