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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NSRI Weekend Rescues

Rescue 5 Alick Rennie/NSRI Paula Leech

SEA RESCUE – NSRI The following NSRI Stations responded to incidents around the country over the past weekend: STATION 26, Kommetjie. STATION 8, Hout Bay. STATION 10, Simonstown. STATION 4, Mykonos. STATION 5, Durban. STATION 1, Headquarters. STATION 2, Bakoven. STATION 3, Table Bay. STATION 35, Witbank.  KOMMETJIE: Ian Klopper, NSRI Kommetjie station commander, said:


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NSRI appeals for public caution with high, rough seas and gale force winds predicted to pursue through the weekend

The rescue boat approaches the double surfski. Piture by Gary van Rooyen

The NSRI appeals for public caution with high, rough seas and gale force winds predicted to pursue through the weekend With a second of three cold fronts forecast by the SA Weather Service to land along the Western Cape coastline late on Friday and into Saturday and with the first of these three cold fronts that has now


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