East London: 2 Men missing in the surf

NSRI East London Lotto Rescue Runner

Geoff McGregor, NSRI East London station commander, said: At 15h30, Thursday, 06th December, NSRI East London duty crew were activated following reports of a drowning in progress at Eastern Beach. The sea rescue craft Lotto Rescue Runner was launched and our sea rescue vehicle with NSRI rescue swimmers, the SA Police Services K-9 Search and


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A young woman falls at Chapmans Peak

At 17h08, Sunday, 02 December, NSRI Kommetjie and NSRI Hout Bay were activated following eye-witness reports of a woman who had fallen down a cliff at the Chapmans Peak Lookout Point, Chapmans Peak Drive, Hout Bay.Both NSRI stations dispatched rescue vehicles and NSRI Kommetjie launched the sea rescue craft Spirit of the Vines and NSRI Hout


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National – Weekend Incidents

RICHARDS BAY: Manie Le Roux, NSRI Richards Bay deputy station commander, said: At 15h32, Saturday, 01 December, NSRI Richards Bay duty crew were activated following reports of a drowning in progress at the commercial jetty at Naval Island, Richards Bay. The sea rescue craft Spirit of Round Table II was launched and NSRI rescue swimmers and Police Search


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Spearfisherman found deceased:

Source: SA-Venues.com

Quentin Power, NSRI Ballito station commander, said: Just prior to 21h00, Thursday, 29th November, NSRI Ballito duty crew were activated following reports of a spearfisherman missing in the Sheffield Beach area. The sea rescue craft Caltex Challenger II was launched and Kwadakuza Municipal lifeguards and IPSS Medical Rescue responded. On arrival at scene it was found that earlier


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Teenager missing in the surf: Rocky Bay

Kevin Fourie, NSRI Rocky Bay station commander, said: An ongoing search for a missing 16 year old male continued from 04h30 today, Friday, 30th November, including NSRI Rocky Bay duty crew and Police Search and Rescue, at Scottburgh Beach. The sea rescue craft Freemasons Way was launched but despite the ongoing sea and shoreline search


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Child missing in the surf in Leisure Bay

John Nicholas, NSRI Port Edward station commander, said: At 11h50, Tuesday, 27th November, NSRI Port Edward duty crew were activated following reports of a drowning in progress at Kidds Beach, Leisure Bay. NSRI Port Edward rescue swimmers, Police Search and Rescue and Med-Evac ambulance services responded. On arrival on the scene a search commenced for a


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Kitting out our containers

We use converted containers as boat sheds and Lifeguard huts.  We are grateful to the sponsors who donate these containers and to the transport companies who move them around at no charge. We share these facilities with other local lifeguards and we take time to furnish the inside with storage facilities and work space.  Our


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