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National

Surf Life Saving President's Emotional Address After Father-Son Rescue Tragedy

3 min read

A father and son have tragically drowned while saving a tourist from waters off Port Campbell on Saturday.

Updated

Updated

Father And Son Rescuers Killed During Rescue Named

3 min read

Ross and Andy Powell died trying to save a tourist from treacherous waters off Victoria's coastline.

National

National

Nothing Can 'Prepare You For The Fear' When It Comes To Saving A Life

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Australians are twice as likely to drown on a public holiday than any other day of the year and lifeguards are acutely aware of these figures,

National

National

'We Are Very Sorry': School Grieves Over Japanese Students Who Drowned On Fraser Island

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A school principal in Japan has remembered two young students who drowned on Queensland's Fraser Island as "bright and energetic". 

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Mother Lures Three Young Daughters To Their Execution

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Kicked Off Flight For Rant About Sitting Between 'Two Big Pigs'

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

National

National

Toddler Critical After Near-Drowning In Sydney

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A two-year-old boy is in a critical condition after he was found face down in a backyard inflatable pool in Sydney's west.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

BBC Anchor Drops The C-Bomb Live On TV

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

National

National

'A Beautiful Soul': Toddler Drowns In Backyard Swimming Pool

2 min read

It's the latest in a series of horror drownings this summer, which are seeing Australian lifesavers "pushed to their limit".

National

National

Sydney Backyard Tragedy: Two-Year-Old Girl Drowns In Swimming Pool

1 min read

A toddler is dead and police are investigating after she was pulled unconscious from a swimming pool in a Sydney backyard.

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Views

Why Don't People Listen To Water Safety Messages? Just Ask Them

5 min read

January 1st, 2019 was a cracker.

National

National

New Year Drownings: Five People Die On Aussie Beaches On January 1

3 min read

The new year had a tragic start for beachgoers, with five drowning deaths across the country.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Woman Rejects New Year's Eve Kiss On Live TV

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

News

News

Man Drowns At Popular Sydney Beach

1 min read

A 34-year-old man has drowned at a popular beach in Sydney's eastern suburbs on New Year's Day. 

National

National

A Staggering 30 Drownings Have Been Recorded In 26 Days

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Surf Life Saving Australia has renewed its calls for awareness of dangerous beach conditions after widespread drownings across the country.

National

National

Man's Waterfall Death The Fourth Drowning In Three Days

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A man has fallen into a rock pool at Grampians National Park and died.

National

National

Mother Watched Her Son And Husband Drown On Christmas Eve

1 min read

A mother has watched two members of her family lose their lives at a notorious strip of beach on Phillip Island.

Good News

Good News

Young Hero Heard Puppy's Cries And Leapt Into Action

1 min read

Koda's family has a lot to be thankful for this Christmas.

National

National

Lifeguards 'Spooked' By Drownings Leading Into Heatwave

2 min read

Beachgoers will be catching waves and heatwaves this Christmas, as lifesavers gear up for their busiest week after a "horror" spate of drownings.

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National

Another Drowning At Notorious Beach Where Three People Died This Week

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A man has died after being pulled unconscious from the water at the same NSW beach where three members of the same family drowned just days ago.

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News

The Aussie Invention Helping Save Kids From Rips

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It’s all about breathing.

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News

Drones Set To Take Flight Over Aussie Beaches

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Dozens of drones will be out spotting sharks, rips and swimmers in strife this summer.

National

National

A Toddler Has Tragically Drowned In A Backyard Pool

1 min read

A toddler has drowned in a backyard pool in Port Stephens, north of Sydney. 

National

National

Alcohol And Drugs Involved In One Fifth Of Australian Drownings

3 min read

New stats have prompted a warning from lifesavers

National

National

Terrifying Near Drowning Caught On Camera

2 min read

"I think she was going under for the last time."

National

National

Kids Are Drowning Because Their Parents Are Distracted By Devices

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"I had to point out to them their kid was under the water mid-argument."