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Surf Life Saving NSW jet ski fleet boosted to increase beach safety for swimmers
The addition of 11 new jet skis to the Surf Life Saving NSW (SLS NSW) fleet will bring the total to 49 patrolling NSW beaches. Jet ski trials began back in 2002 and have been vital to thousands of rescues over the years.
The jet skis will play a pivotal role in supporting SLS NSW to prevent further drownings. Swimmers are also reminded to learn how to spot and avoid rip currents, not to overestimate their abilities in the surf and swim between the red and yellow flags.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian said the 11 new jet skis, all equipped with rescue sleds, will be deployed across NSW beaches this summer thanks to $220,000 in NSW Government funding.
Premier Berejiklian advised “Surf Life Saving NSW and our emergency services are working hard to prevent drownings this summer and these new jet skis will play a key role in preventing more tragedies."
For more information go to www.surflifesaving.com.au
9th November 2018 - NSW Police launch jet ski squadron ahead of summer
12th September 2018 - Drowning Deaths decrease but Life Saving bodies urge against water safety complacency
10th September 2018 - NSW surfers and lifesavers reach historic agreement
14th December 2017 - Surf Life Saving Australia reveals 116 coastal drowning deaths in 2016/17
17th July 2017 - New Chief Executive at Surf Life Saving NSW
2nd January 2017 - Australia’s holiday drowning epidemic centred on NSW
27th December 2016 - Warnings follow seven Christmas period drowning deaths in NSW
15th September 2016 - New Report shows no improvement in annual drowning figures
10th June 2015 - Surf Life Saving NSW offer EOFY deal on Laerdal defibrillators
2nd February 2010 - Australia’s ‘worst year for drownings’
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