Thursday, 28 March 2013
Land-based fishers urged to wear lifejackets
Be prepared with knowledge of local conditions and dangers, take appropriate safety precautions, know your limits and above all wear your lifejacket.
Friday, 21 December 2012
Stay With Me Around Water
Make sure you can always Reach, See and Hear young children under your responsibility in and around water.
Friday, 31 August 2012
Lifejackets keep water safety education afloat in Franklin
Wednesday, 4 July 2012
Lifejackets keep water safety education afloat
Knowing how and when to wear a lifejacket is critical in learning to be safer around water, and thanks to the generous donation of a large quantity of lifejackets to WaterSafe Auckland (WAI) more Aucklanders will get the opportunity to do just that.
Tuesday, 15 May 2012
Working to reduce Maori childhood drowning
As the world recognises International Water Safety Day, Te Kura Kaupapa Maori o Puau Te Moana-Nui-a-Kiwa in Glen Innes, Auckland, is revelling in the positive outcomes achieved in the few short weeks since a portable pool was installed under WaterSafe Auckland’s Pools2Schools™ KiwiSport initiative funded by Sport Auckland.
Tuesday, 20 March 2012
Whanau Nui is back, with FREE water safety and swim
Drowning is still the second leading cause of unintentional injury death for children in New Zealand and Counties Manukau families are urged to take advantage of Whanau Nui, FREE family lessons returning Monday April 16.
Tuesday, 7 February 2012
Water safety plea for Auckland
Continue to be prepared with knowledge of local conditions and dangers, take appropriate safety precautions, know your limits, wear your lifejacket and above all, keep young children within sight and reach.
Friday, 23 December 2011
Lifeguards to help locate remote rock fishers
Joint Press Release: WaterSafe Auckland Inc., Auckland Council, Surf Life Saving Northern Region
The employment of lifeguards to seek out rock fishers in remote locations could help save more lives on Auckland’s notorious west coast this summer.
Wednesday, 21 December 2011
Water safety plea for parents and caregivers
Be within sight and reach of young children, be aware of all potential water hazards, put appropriate safety precautions in place and be prepared.
Friday, 16 December 2011
Mayor urges net-fishing safety awareness
Mayor Len Brown is lending his voice to a water safety campaign aimed at Auckland’s Pacific Island community.