News: Safety

Dreamworld closure drags Ardent Leisure to $49 million half year loss

Ardent Leisure, the operator of Gold Coast theme park Dreamworld, has reported a half-year financial loss of $49.3 million, largely as a result of the ride incident that led to…

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Feb 23, 2017 Attractions / Finance / Safety / Tourism / Waterparks /


World’s Largest Swimming Lesson to return on 22nd June

The World Waterpark Association has announced that the 2017 edition of the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson (WLSL) will take place on Thursday 22nd June. This eighth edition of the…

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Feb 22, 2017 Aquatics / Events / Safety / Waterparks /


New Waterborne Inflatables Standard released

Standards Australia has released details of the recently published Australian Standard for waterborne inflatables Released earlier this month, AS 3533.4.5:2017, Amusement rides and…

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Feb 21, 2017 Aquatics / Attractions / Recreation / Safety / Waterparks /


Royal Life Saving Society WA aims to ensure safe use of school pools

As Western Australia’s premier water safety education service provider Royal Life Saving Society WA is determined to ensure safe participation of all community members in aquatic…

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Feb 21, 2017 Aquatics / Education / Safety /


SafeWork SA emphasises health and safety through Adelaide’s major festival season

With Adelaide set to host a range of events and festivals over the next few months, SafeWork SA acting Executive Director Chris McKie has explained how agency is working with event…

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Feb 13, 2017 Entertainment / Events / Safety /


Teenage gang attacks Melbourne festivalgoers

A group of youths have reportedly stormed through a crowd at a Melbourne community festival, stealing mobile phones, throwing rocks and assaulting people watching a fireworks display.…

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Feb 12, 2017 Entertainment / Events / Legal / Safety /


Dreamworld tragedy causes dive in Ardent Leisure revenue

Dreamworld operator Ardent Leisure says its theme parks revenue is recovering, although January's takings remain low, following the death of four people at the Gold Coast attraction…

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Feb 9, 2017 Attractions / Finance / Safety / Tourism / Waterparks /


The Riskworks Network shares advice on keeping youth safe at music festivals

Lyndall Milenkovic, Director of The Riskworks Network, has shared advice on what parents of children under the age of 18 need to know about festival safety at news aggregation website and…

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Feb 8, 2017 Entertainment / Events / Safety / Venues /


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