Unmanned boats taking water in Knysna & Gordons Bay. Sailor casualty evacuated off passing ship – Port Elizabeth

NSRI Gordons Bay sea rescue craft Spirit of Surfski at the casualty boat Zero at Harbour Island.

KNYSNA: Jerome Simonis, NSRI Knysna station commander, said: At 15h19, Sunday, 25th December, NSRI Knysna duty crew dispatched our sea rescue craft Jolen and our rescue vehicle to assist owners of boats at the Belvedere moorings where boats were taking water. Four boats were taking water at their moorings suspected to have been caused by the


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Photos of Capsize in Knysna Heads

We have just been sent this chilling series of photographs taken by Hielke Van Leeuwen,  from the Head over Hills Retreat in Knysna.  Sulani Schoeman (GM of Head over Hills) watched the incident unfold and called out the rescue crew that afternoon.   KNYSNA: At 15h35, Saturday, 30 April, NSRI Knysna duty crew responded aboard a sea rescue


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Yacht assisted

Image: Andrew Aveley

At 21h00, Thursday, 04 February, NSRI Knysna duty crew were activated following a request for assistance from the 26 foot yacht Win Win reporting a damaged rudder, with 3 crew onboard, two males aged 61 and 39 and a female, aged 30, from Mossel Bay, sailing from St Francis Bay to Mossel Bay. They had alerted Telkom


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Brenton On Sea – Teenager injured sand boarding:

Colourpress Rescuer

SEA RESCUE – Brenton On Sea – Wednesday, 15th July. Teenager injured sand boarding: Jerome Simonis, NSRI Knysna station commander, said:   “At 13h30, Wednesday, 15th July, NSRI Knysna duty crew were activated following a request for assistance from a guide of Sand Boarding Tours reporting a 13 year old Knysna male injured while sand boarding


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Motorcycle Accident, Port Edward. Police investigate trawlers adrift, Hout Bay. Unmanned House Boat assisted, Knysna. 2 boats assisted, Shelly Beach

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PORT EDWARD: NSRI Port Edward rescue crew, returning to Port Edward from a training exercise at NSRI Shelly Beach on Saturday, 16th May, at 14h05, happened upon a motorcycle and motor vehicle collision on Marine Drive, near to Uvongo, KZN-South Coast. NSRI medics found the two motorcyclists, believed to be a father and his son,


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