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Deadly summer as drowning figures say more work is needed

Premium Content Deadly summer as drowning figures say more work is needed

It is not like the movies, with flailing arms splashing the water and gurgled cries...

‘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.

Lifesavers fear COVID will lead to deadly summer

Premium Content Lifesavers fear COVID will lead to deadly summer

Lifesavers fear deadly summer with concerns over the lack of water safety and...

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.

Shark attack fear: ‘Need to put drum lines back now’

Premium Content Shark attack fear: ‘Need to put drum lines back now’

Lifesavers blame shark sightings on removal of baited drum lines

State fights to keep controversial shark cull

Premium Content State fights to keep controversial shark cull

Last round in Federal Court fight over shark culling

Man’s body found near NSW swimming hole

Premium Content Man’s body found near NSW swimming hole

Search for man at Wattamolla Lagoon and Ropes Crossing boy critical after blow-up...

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

Surf expert predicts 150-plus rescues on Coast beaches

Premium Content Surf expert predicts 150-plus rescues on Coast beaches

'Ignorance, sheer laziness' puts people at risk in deadly conditions

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

University lecturer backs water safety program

Premium Content University lecturer backs water safety program

New state government program to teach school students water safety

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