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Bakoven 5981
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 24 December 2011

Silk Knot stuck at Clifton

The motor yacht Silk Knot called for assistance after getting her anchor fouled with another crafts abandoned anchor chain off Clifton’s 4th beach. No matter what they tried they could not free the anhor and then decided to call Sea ...

W Arriving at Witsand
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 23 December 2011

Popular soapie actor Andre Roothman and friend rescued:

CAPE INFANTA THURSDAY 22nd DECEMBER 2011.At 12h20 NSRI Agulhas and NSRI Witsand volunteer duty crews were called out after a request for assistance from two paddlers reporting to have capsized and drifting at sea clinging onto their double sea kayak ...

Still bay
RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 22 December 2011

Busy 48 hours for NSRI volunteers : National

CHINESE LANTERNS MISTAKEN FOR RED DISTRESS FLARES – NSRI ARE MAKING AN URGENT APPEAL TO THE PUBLIC NOT TO SET OFF CHINESE LANTERNS:Chinese Lanterns are made out of a balsa wood or thin wire frame, a paper shell and a ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 21 December 2011

FISHERMAN CASUALTY EVACUATED OFF CHOKKA BOAT:

JEFFREYS BAY TUESDAY 20th DECEMBER 2011.At 12h07 NSRI St Francis Bay volunteers were called out following a request for medical assistance from the Chokka fishing boat LAZARUS. A 50 year old Port Elizabeth crewman onboard had a suspected CVA (Cerebro ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 21 December 2011

WITSAND - BOAT CAPSIZES:

WITSAND WEDNESDAY 21 DECEMBER 2011.At 06h26 NSRI Witsand volunteer sea rescue duty crew were called out following reports of a boat capsized at 'The Bar' (a semi submerged sand bar just off the Breede River Mouth). Two men were reported ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 19 December 2011

Busy weekend for Vaal Dam:

VAAL DAM Friday and Monday, 16th and 19th DECEMBER, 2011. Incidents at Vaal Dam:At 17h10 on Friday 16th December our NSRI Vaal Dam duty crew were called out following reports of a woman who was injured north of the Vaal ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 18 December 2011

CHILD IN NEAR DROWNING ACCIDENT:

MELKBOSSTRAND FRIDAY 16th DECEMBER 2011.At 16h20 NSRI Melkbosstrand volunteer sea rescue duty crew, while on routine duty stand-by at our sea rescue station, were called by a group of children who came running towards our sea rescue station shouting that ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 14 December 2011

2 CALL-OUTS FOR AGULHAS

AGULHAS TUESDAY 13th DECEMBER 2011.At 18h30 on Tuesday 13th December NSRI Agulhas volunteer sea rescue crew were called out for a dinghy being blown out to sea off De Damme, between Struisbaai and Hermanus in the Buffeljags area.Two of our ...

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NEWS  | Published: 13 December 2011

Buoy off Port Alfred

Update:The 'mystery' object is a Yokohama fender used in harbours or against ships at sea.PORT ALFRED Monday 12th DECEMBER 2011:At 10h26 on Monday, 12th December NSRI Port Alfred were called out to investigate an eye-witness report of a large object ...

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RESCUE OPERATIONS  | Published: 13 December 2011

Yacht Gambit helped off Richards Bay

Richards Bay volunteer Jacques Kruger reports on their callout for the yacht Gambit yesterday.At 11h30 on Monday 12 November the yacht Gambit, a South African Registered 31footer, with 2 persons on board called Durban Radio for assistance into port after ...

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