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RESCUES  | Published: 11 June 2024

A commercial fishing vessel, capsized at the backline surf zone at Umgababa Main Beach

At 08h16, Tuesday, 11 June, NSRI Rocky Bay, an NSRI lifeguard, an NSRI Durban crewman, the SA Police Services, Police Search and Rescue, Netcare 911 ambulance, eThekwini Fire and Rescue Services, KwaZulu EMRS (Emergency Medical and Rescue Services), Metro Search ...

Cape fur seal
ANIMAL RESCUE  | Published: 7 June 2024

Rabies outbreak: City of Cape Town urges public to stay away from seals

The City of Cape Town is advising the public to stay away from seals as far as possible, and with immediate effect. ...

NSRI PRB Kids Rock
PINK RESCUE BUOY  | Published: 7 June 2024

Pink Rescue Buoys established at Kids Rock Bloubergstrand

The National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) has installed two Pink Rescue Buoys off Kleinbaai in response to the tragic drowning incident that occurred on Tuesday, the 14th of May, at Kids Rock. ...

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RESCUES  | Published: 5 June 2024

KZN Storms: Emergency response during a heavy storm causing damage

On Monday, 3 June, NSRI Durban assisted the emergency services during the heavy storm that rapidly moved over Durban. ...

08 Albie Mathews
 | Published: 2 June 2024

17 Fishermen and Their Fishing Vessel Saved

NSRI Hout Bay duty crew activated after NSRI EOC (Emergency Operations Centre) intercepted a distress VHF marine radio call from a local fishing vessel reporting to be taking water 3 nautical miles off-shore of Duiker Island, Hout Bay. ...

2024 06 01 Flooding Car in Tree
 | Published: 2 June 2024

Rescue Operations Underway at Kariega, Gqeberha, East London Weather Related Flooding Update

East London, Eastern Cape, following the assistance on Sunday morning on the Buffalo River, where a sailing yacht sunk with a jetty and where NSRI East London saved a passenger barge from sinking (towed safely to moorings), at 12h06, Sunday ...