Fishermen missing after boat capsizes in fog

2015-05-24 16:58

Two Lambert's bay fisherman were lost at sea after dense fog left several boats in distress, the National Sea Rescue Institute has said.

Hartbeespoort Dam: Drowned toddler identified

2015-05-12 16:13

A toddler who drowned in the Hartbeespoort Dam after a boat capsized has been identified as Zandre Vosloo.

Hiker airlifted to hospital after fall in nature reserve

2015-05-07 19:08

A rescue team came to the aid of a 79-year-old Krugersdorp man who had sustained a head injury after falling during a hike in Plettenberg Bay.

Body of man found in False Bay

2015-04-27 18:43

The body of an unknown man has been found in False Bay, the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) said.

Durban fishermen rescued from island

2015-04-05 20:32

Six fishermen had to be rescued after a high tide cut them off from the mainland in Durban, the NSRI says.

Cape Town fisherman missing at sea

2015-03-13 10:02

A fisherman is presumed to have drowned after he went missing at sea off Cape Point, the National Sea Rescue Institute says.

Two drown near Hermanus

2015-02-08 07:37

The NSRI says two men have drowned at Hawston Beach, near Hermanus after they were swept out to sea while swimming.

Rescuers bring 21 trapped on Dappat se Gat to safety

2015-01-25 21:19

A group of people trapped in a cove by the incoming tide on island at Dappat se Gat, Kogelbaai, have been rescued.

Man suffers heart attack in Two Oceans Aquarium tank

2015-01-19 21:19

The National Sea Rescue Institute has responded to the Two Oceans Aquarium in Cape Town after a man suffered a heart attack while diving in one of the water tanks.

Man drowns off Cape Point

2015-01-11 06:58

A man has drowned in Buffels Bay, Cape Point after he was swept out to sea by rip currents.


Two holidaymakers swept away by waves while snapping pics of the view

2015-05-18 08:49

Two holidaymakers from Gauteng have suffered multiple fractures and lacerations after waves swept both to sea in Plettenberg Bay, the NSRI says.

Toddler drowns in Hartbeespoort Dam on Mother's Day

2015-05-11 09:26

A family outing to the Hartbeespoort Dam has ended in tragedy after a toddler presumably drowned when a rubber duck overturned.

Man escapes jaws of Great White in Port St Johns

2015-05-03 21:52

A tour operator testing new dive equipment got more than he bargained for when a Great White shark grabbed him by the hand and foot in the Eastern Cape at the weekend.

Eastern Cape man helps save entangled whales

2015-04-22 16:39

An Eastern Cape lodge owner has helped save a humpback whale and her calf after they became entangled in fishing ropes off the coast of Oyster Bay.

Family rescued after being trapped at Eastern Cape camping site

2015-04-05 18:23

A family with two sick children had to be rescued from a camping site near Jeffrey’s Bay after a swollen Berg River blocked their only route out.

Fisherman drowns after boat capsized

2015-02-24 21:25

The body of a fisherman has been retrieved off Elands Bay in the Western Cape after a boat capsized.

Teen missing at sea in Richards Bay

2015-01-25 21:20

A 15-year-old youth is missing after he was swept out to sea in Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, the NSRI has said.

Teen safe after dramatic rescue at Camps Bay beach

2015-01-19 21:34

A Johannesburg teen has been rescued after he was swept out to sea at Camps Bay beach while flying a large kite.

Dutch tourist drowns at Cape St Francis

2015-01-16 11:11

A Dutch tourist has drowned after being swept out to sea at Cape St Francis in the Eastern Cape.

Man drowns in Vaal Dam

2015-01-10 10:15

A man in his 30s has drowned in the Vaal Dam, the National Sea Rescue Institute says.

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