Donate Call for Help Now Find a Base


087 094 9774
Skymed 16
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 3 December 2011

Rubber-duck blown out at Pringle Bay, 2 men rescued:

PRINGLE BAY SATURDAY 03 DECEMBER 2011. Rubber-duck swept out to sea, 2 men rescued:At 15h33 NSRI were alerted by eye-witnesses to two men being swept out to sea on a rubber-duck at Pringle Bay. They were 400 meters off-shore and ...

Albie 9996
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 1 December 2011

Mickey Mouse owner surprised at balloon rescue

Here is a letter from the family who lost the Minnie Mouse that caused a major sea rescue response to be launched for ' a hang glider crash landing in the sea.' No one was more surprised than the family ...

Port Alfrednewlook 01
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 1 December 2011

Fisherman casualty evacuated off Chokka boat

Wednesday 30th November 2011. Fisherman casualty evacuated off Chokka boat:At 05h54 on Wednesday 30th November our Port Alfred volunteers were called out to assist a crewmen on the Chokka fishing boat KENDAL who was suffering from continuous seizures.Our crew launched ...

15on Orange 9217
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 1 December 2011

Search for paddle-boarder

Scarborough Thursday 01st December 2011. Search for paddle-skier:At 17h00 on Thursday 01 December Kommetjie duty crew were called out following eye-witness reports of a paddle-board blown out to see and possibly knocked off his paddle-ski off Scarborough.NSRI Kommetjie launched SPIRIT ...

Megan 8420
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 28 November 2011

boat capsized off Umhloti

DURBAN 27 NOVEMBER 2011 BOAT CAPSIZES BOTH CREWMEN RESCUED:At 17h18 the Durban duty crew were called out following eye-witness reports of a boat capsized off Umhloti with both crew members reported to be in the water 500 meters off-shore.Our volunteer ...

RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 27 November 2011


PORT ELIZABETH 25th NOVEMBER 2011 SAILOR SUFFERS A STROKE AT SEA:At 17h18 NSRI Port Elizabeth volunteer sea rescue duty crew were activated by the Transnet National Ports Authority following a request for medical assistance from the 324 meter iron ore ...

RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 24 November 2011


At 06h27 on Thursday 24th November Richard's Bay duty crew were called out to assist the yacht WINDOUREE, from Sydney, Australia, with 2 crew on board. They had lost lost motor power and were struggling against a 30 to 4 ...

Picture 154 3
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 23 November 2011

Teenagers trapped on rocks by high tide:

SEDGEFIELD 23rd NOVEMBER 2011: three teenagers trapped on rocks by high tide:At 14h57 NSRI Wilderness volunteer sea rescue duty crew were called out to help three teenage anglers trapped on rocks at Gerricke's Point, Swartvlei (also known as Lions Head).Jano ...

Hermanus 1
NEWS  | Published: 20 November 2011

It was a busy weekend for our Volunteers:

EAST LONDON: 20th NOVEMBER 2011. COUPLE FOUND AFTER CALL FOR HELP:Mercia Van Tonder, 65, and her husband Johan, 67, both from East London, embarked on a gentle walk at around 08h00 this morning (Sunday, 20th November) armed with a liter ...

Wilderness 3245 1
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 16 November 2011

German couple rescued from rip current

WILDERNESS Tuesday 15th November 2011. German couple rescued after being swept out to sea:At 17h52 on Tuesday 15th November NSRI Wilderness duty crew were activated following reports of two people being swept out to sea at Wilderness 500 meters from ...

News & Stories Categories