Little ones enjoying the Watersafety Lessons!

Mr Martin Delport thoroughly enjoyed the presentation and was very keen to assist Nicole.

Every year NSRI crews and lifeguards rescue many children; however, it is better to teach them how to stay safe in the first place and it is therefore that Pioneer Fishing (West Coast) Pty Ltd had requested our Water Safety instructors visit primary schools in St Helena. Nicole Anthoney, one of the Water Safety instructors, visited 4 schools


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NSRI Pink Rescue Buoy Programme

Sea Rescue presented our NSRI Pink Rescue Buoy emergency flotation project at International Lifesaving’s biannual ‘World Conference on Drowning Prevention’ (WCDP) Conference in Durban this week. NSRI’s Drowning Prevention manager Andrew Ingram addressed delegates from around the world explaining where the idea originated from, how it has been funded and implemented and that to date


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Sea Rescue Survival Swimming

A small group of Sea Rescue volunteer Survival Swimming instructors upskilled the basic swimming ability of 24 children at the Sea Point pavilion on Saturday. It was great to watch this new category of NSRI volunteer at work. Seeing instructors and students break into huge smiles when the student mastered a new swimming skill was


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SEA RESCUE National – Safety alert:

NSRI urges public caution around the coastline this weekend following an SA Weather Service alert forecasting adverse weather around the Western Cape coastline with storm conditions, strong winds, heavy rainfall and rough sea conditions late Saturday and into Sunday. The New moon Spring tide will compound rough sea conditions brought on by the storm conditions


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Winter Holiday Safety Tips

The winter holiday is here and we all want to make sure our children have fun, but it is important to remember a few water safety tips during these holidays : * always supervise children when they near water * never swim alone * never cross flooded bridges or rivers * know the emergency number


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NSRI vereer seuns wat jong dogtertjie se lewe red.

Foto: Gabriel Filander, Mnr. D Abrahams, adjunk hoof by Ceres Sekonder, wat toekenning namens Kenan Jansen ontvang het, en Waylin Malan.

Gedurende Oktober 2018 het ‘n paar kinders in ‘n plaasdam gaan swem. Donnalee het onder die water verdwyn; kinders wat naby haar gespeel het, het haar uit die water gehaal.   Toe Wesley, Waylin, Gabriel en Kenan, wat aan die ander kant van die dam geswem het, die kinders hoor skreeu, het hulle onmiddelik nader gehardloop.


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Water Safety rules to remember

Children love to play, and when it is hot outside, children especially love to play in the water. It is the adults responsibility to make sure that children are supervised at all times, especially around water. Keep your children safe this holiday, by ensuring that your children always have a sober guardian watching them. Teach


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Survival swimming trials in Ceres

10 students, aged between 10 and 11, from St Mark’s Primary school recently completed a Survival Swimming trial in Ceres with Eoudia Erasmus, our Water Safety Team Leader. Thanks goes out to the Prince Alfred Hamlet municipality for the free use of their pool for the trials. The children in this trial were picked specifically


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