Long weekend callouts – Volunteers respond to nine callouts as the holiday season kicks off

Pink Buoys Save Lives

NSRI Volunteers from STATION 4 – Mykonos, STATION 9 – Gordon’s Bay and STATION 14 – Plettenberg Bay responded to five separate incidents on Saturday 14th December and Sunday 15th December, bringing the total number of incidents reported over the long weekend to nine, thus far. Recent incidents reported occurred as follows: STATION 4 –


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Man seriously injured after diving off jetty

Alan Meiklejohn, NSRI Gordons Bay station commander, said: At 13h15, Thursday, 25th January, NSRI Gordons Bay duty crew were activated by the Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) following reports of a drowning in progress at the Strand Pavilion. It appears that two young men were diving off an unused jetty that is no longer connected


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Search for missing fishermen

Alan Meiklejohn, NSRI Gordon’s Bay station commander, said: At 13h14, Friday, 10th November, NSRI Gordon’s Bay duty crew were activated by the Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) following reports of 2 people suspected of being swept out to sea at Strand Beach, by the Strand Jetty after cries for help could be heard by eye-witnesses


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