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FUNDRAISING  | Published: 28 February 2023

Getting into the swim of things

NSRI volunteers are gearing up for a gruelling, ice-cold swim from Robben Island to Big Bay next month, all to raise funds for water safety education.

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FUNDRAISING  | Published: 28 February 2023

A blessing, indeed

Still Bay’s finest turned out for the blessing of a new rescue craft donated by Western Cape Disaster Management.

FUNDRAISING  | Published: 13 February 2023

NSRI Volunteers swimming to raise funds for Drowning Prevention

20 Volunteers from various NSRI Rescue Bases around Cape Town are raising funds and awareness for our Drowning Prevention programmes by swimming from Robben Island to Big Bay (Blouberg)

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FUNDRAISING  | Published: 5 December 2022

Thanks to the friends of NSRI St Francis

NSRI St Francis Bay crew are looking forward to their new base and the arrival of their 10.6m cabin RIB.

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EVENTS  | Published: 6 November 2022

The Oceans 8 charity swim turns into a fun day

The Oceans 8 charity has been rescheduling the 8 mile open water swim for a while now due to the poor water quality off Durban post the floods.

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FUNDRAISING  | Published: 31 October 2022

Our thanks to Saldanha Foods

On 16 September this year, NSRI honoured Saldanha Foods – part of the Terrasan Group – by naming the JetRib earmarked for Station 24 (Lambert’s Bay) Spirit of Saldanha. The certificate handover and naming ceremony was part of an annual event where Saldanha Foods recognises long-service awards and commits to donations to local schools.