water safety

‘I knew how close he was to dying’

Premium Content ‘I knew how close he was to dying’

Father on near-drowning: ‘I knew how close he was to dying’

TRAGEDY: Boy dead after drowning incident

Premium Content TRAGEDY: Boy dead after drowning incident

A young boy has died in hospital after nearly drowning in a backyard pool near...

Mum speaks of heartbreaking final moments with little Skyla

Premium Content Mum speaks of heartbreaking final moments with little Skyla

The shattered mother of a little girl who drowned in the pool at her home in...

Teen girl injured in rough conditions at surf carnival

Premium Content Teen girl injured in rough conditions at surf carnival

A teenage girl has been rushed to hospital after she was seriously injured during...

Health warning: FNQ told to boil water

Premium Content Health warning: FNQ told to boil water

Tablelands residents warned to boil water after health warning

Second body found at popular beach

Second body found at popular beach

A second body has been found after two men drowned at a popular Victorian beach in...

Young boy drowns in dam

Premium Content Young boy drowns in dam

A young child has drowned in a dam northwest of Brisbane this afternoon.

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.

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

8 water safety tips to keep you and family safe this summer

8 water safety tips to keep you and family safe this summer

Tips come after drowning incident

Lifeline for schoolkids who can’t swim

Lifeline for schoolkids who can’t swim

Our campaign for improved swimming education has won support.

Paramedics respond to drowning incident

Paramedics respond to drowning incident

Ambulance crews treating child at home

Man "circled by sharks" rescued from inflatable canoe

Man "circled by sharks" rescued from inflatable canoe

Marine rescue save man in blow up boat with no life jacket

Paramedic describes toll of drownings on first responders

Paramedic describes toll of drownings on first responders

A senior paramedic describes emotional toll of first responders

Don't throw children in deep end: swim teacher

Don't throw children in deep end: swim teacher

Swim instructor sees fear of the water as barrier

Ill-fated young tourist ‘metres from safety’

Ill-fated young tourist ‘metres from safety’

A KOREAN tourist swept away during flash flooding

Tragedy: Second drowning in eight days

Tragedy: Second drowning in eight days

Two young lives lost on same beach in 8 eight days

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