water safety

Risk rises with flags gone

Premium Content Risk rises with flags gone

‘We did a rescue on Thursday, the kids jumped straight into the water and straight...

Why men are more likely to drown than women

Premium Content 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 Content 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 Content Swimming great calls for rethink on lessons

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

Warning to boaters: Don't be complacent

Premium Content Warning to boaters: Don't be complacent

"Boating is not without risks and any life lost ... is one too many"

Surfers are a vital asset in our oceans

Premium Content Surfers are a vital asset in our oceans

OFTEN the first responders, local surfers have already saved lives.

Man’s body found near NSW swimming hole

Premium Content 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

SurfGroms program targets landlocked kids

SurfGroms program targets landlocked kids

Kids new to the region enjoy what locals can take for granted.

Plea to keep waterways fatality free as summer toll rises

Plea to keep waterways fatality free as summer toll rises

Chief lifeguard warns beach goers to maintain vigilance

Tragedy: Second drowning in eight days

Tragedy: Second drowning in eight days

Two young lives lost on same beach in 8 eight days

Mum's warning after child nearly drowns in city park

Mum's warning after child nearly drowns in city park

Family outing almost turns to tragedy

Dangers of near drownings out of the water

Dangers of near drownings out of the water

Have you heard of secondary drowning?

COMMENT: Beach scare will bring mates closer

COMMENT: Beach scare will bring mates closer

Bond between two mates has been strengthened by a traumatic incident

Tourists rescued from Coffs Creek

Tourists rescued from Coffs Creek

Calm water proves it can still be dangerous

Lifeguards urge swimmers to think to reduce further risks

Lifeguards urge swimmers to think to reduce further risks

In case of an emergency, think rather than react.

UPDATE: Fair Trading aware of air lounge safety issues

UPDATE: Fair Trading aware of air lounge safety issues

Women say product almost killed their loved ones

Horror drowning season sparks call to respect water

Horror drowning season sparks call to respect water

Hannah's Foundation co-founder shocked by swimming deaths

WATCH: Water baby video divides the internet

WATCH: Water baby video divides the internet

Some have praised the video other said it was difficult to watch

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