water safety

Why men are more likely to drown than women

premium_icon Why men are more likely to drown than women

80 per cent of Aussies who drowned in the past decade were male

New campaign to put safety first this summer

premium_icon New campaign to put safety first this summer

Surf Life Saving Queensland launches bid to end spike in drowings.

Swimming great calls for rethink on lessons

premium_icon Swimming great calls for rethink on lessons

Sporting great Shane Gould wants a shake-up of Australian swimming.

Shark attack fear: ‘Need to put drum lines back now’

premium_icon Shark attack fear: ‘Need to put drum lines back now’

Lifesavers blame shark sightings on removal of baited drum lines

State fights to keep controversial shark cull

premium_icon State fights to keep controversial shark cull

Last round in Federal Court fight over shark culling

Man’s body found near NSW swimming hole

premium_icon Man’s body found near NSW swimming hole

Search for man at Wattamolla Lagoon and Ropes Crossing boy critical after blow-up...

Missing teen caught in rip, swept out to sea

Missing teen caught in rip, swept out to sea

Teenage boy caught in rip still missing off Parsons Beach, Fleurieu Peninsula

Man drowns chasing ‘pool toy’

Man drowns chasing ‘pool toy’

Young man drowns in Perth lake while chasing inflatable device

Surf expert predicts 150-plus rescues on Coast beaches

premium_icon Surf expert predicts 150-plus rescues on Coast beaches

'Ignorance, sheer laziness' puts people at risk in deadly conditions

8 water safety tips to keep you and family safe this summer

8 water safety tips to keep you and family safe this summer

Tips come after drowning incident

University lecturer backs water safety program

premium_icon University lecturer backs water safety program

New state government program to teach school students water safety

Lifeline for schoolkids who can’t swim

Lifeline for schoolkids who can’t swim

Our campaign for improved swimming education has won support.

Paramedics respond to drowning incident

Paramedics respond to drowning incident

Ambulance crews treating child at home

Man "circled by sharks" rescued from inflatable canoe

Man "circled by sharks" rescued from inflatable canoe

Marine rescue save man in blow up boat with no life jacket

Teacher: If kids don't learn to swim they can die

Teacher: If kids don't learn to swim they can die

"Every kid has to have some basic water safety ability”

Top ambo praises region's water safety, but backs campaign

Top ambo praises region's water safety, but backs campaign

But swimming lessons are still needed

Paramedic describes toll of drownings on first responders

Paramedic describes toll of drownings on first responders

A senior paramedic describes emotional toll of first responders

Don't throw children in deep end: swim teacher

Don't throw children in deep end: swim teacher

Swim instructor sees fear of the water as barrier

Ill-fated young tourist ‘metres from safety’

Ill-fated young tourist ‘metres from safety’

A KOREAN tourist swept away during flash flooding

Tragedy: Second drowning in eight days

Tragedy: Second drowning in eight days

Two young lives lost on same beach in 8 eight days

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