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RESCUES  | Published: 2 December 2023

NSRI Simon's Town Springs into Action to Save Capsized Boaters in Murdoch Valley

NSRI Simon's Town duty crew were activated following reports from a resident in Simon's Town of 2 people clinging to the upturned hull of their capsized craft, with flotsam visible in the water around the capsized boat - a nautical ...

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RESCUES  | Published: 2 December 2023

Multiple Incidence : Port Edward's Community and NSRI Join Forces in Daring Rescues

NSRI Port Edward duty crew were activated following reports of a drowning in progress at Glenmore Beach. ...

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RESCUES  | Published: 2 December 2023

Rescue at Wilderness Beach: Dutch Tourist's Life Saved by Friend's Quick Thinking

NSRI Wilderness, while conducting routine maintenance and routine training at the NSRI Wilderness rescue station, were alerted to a drowning in progress at Wilderness Beach. ...

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RESCUE BASES  | Published: 1 December 2023

Base showcase: Station 37 (Jeffreys Bay)

The surfing haven, J-Bay, as it’s affectionately known, is home to one of the largest and most industrious NSRI bases, with plenty of plans in progress to expand its capacity to serve its community. ...

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NEWS  | Published: 1 December 2023

Going global

Now and then, volunteers are called to leave South African shores to face new challenges and, yes, save lives in other countries. We caught up with three NSRI ‘alumni’ to find out how they’re faring… ...

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PINK RESCUE BUOY  | Published: 1 December 2023

The power of preparedness

The NSRI’s highly successful Pink Rescue Buoy programme is in need of custodians to help maintain these life-saving rescue devices. Could you be the next custodian in your area? ...

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VIDEO  | Published: 1 December 2023

WATCH: Message from Cleeve

CEO Cleeve Roberston says a big "Thank you!" to all who have supported the work of the NSRI in 2023, and wishes all South Africans a safe festive season. ...

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RESCUES  | Published: 1 December 2023

Beyond the blue: inland rescues

‘Sea Rescue’ might be in the name, but many NSRI rescue bases are also called on to assist with water-related emergencies inland. ...

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NEWS  | Published: 1 December 2023

Victory lap: 17-year-old’s fundraising success

Station 23 (Wilderness) crew member Jané Botha recently raised a staggering R47 500 for the NSRI by swimming 73 775 meters in 24 hours! ...

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NEWS  | Published: 1 December 2023

Celebrate someone special

Give a unique gift to your loved ones this festive season: help towards the cost of a new Offshore Rescue Craft (ORC) for the NSRI, and the names of those you have celebrated will be inscribed on the vessel. ...

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