Monday, 18 May. Incident: Durban, Robben Island, Port Elizabeth:  

Rescue 5 Alick Rennie/NSRI Paula Leech

DURBAN Jonathan Kellerman, NSRI Durban station commander, said: At 09h58, Monday, 18 May, NSRI Durban duty crew, accompanied by Netcare 911 rescue paramedics, launched the sea rescue craft Alick Rennie and rendezvoused with a cruise liner approaching Durban to patient evacuate a 26 year old New Zealand crewman suffering a medical complaint. The ship that


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Bakoven – Sunday, 17 May. Man missing:

File image by Simon McDonnell - Rescue 2, Rotarian Schipper

Luke van Riet, NSRI Bakoven station commander, said: At 16h12, Sunday, 17 May, NSRI Bakoven duty crew were alerted to an unconfirmed report of a suspected drowning in progress near to Beta Beach, Bakoven. NSRI Bakoven sea rescue crew and a Law Enforcement officer responded towards the scene to investigate while NSRI Bakoven duty crew responded to the Bakoven sea


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Friday, 01 May. Incidents Port Elizabeth and Table Bay:

PORT ELIZABETH: Justin Erasmus, NSRI Port Elizabeth station commander, said: At 11h15, Thursday, 30th April, NSRI Port Elizabeth duty crew were alerted by TNPA (Transnet National Ports Authority) requesting NSRI assistance to patient evacuate an adult male Filipino crewman from a bunkering tanker at anchorage off-shore of the Port of Port Elizabeth. The crewman required


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Ballito North – Fatal drowning:

Quentin Power, NSRI Ballito station commander, said: On Monday 20 April, at approximately 12h50, NSRI Ballito duty crew were activated to reports of a drowning in progress on the Umvoti river just East of the Melville Mill area. An NSRI Ballito rescue team, SA Police Services, Police Search and Rescue, Police K9 Search and Rescue,


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