5 in hospital after charter boat rolls on KZN coast

2017-10-06 13:18

Five people are in a stable condition in hospital after a charter boat rolled in the surf at Shelly Beach, on KwaZulu-Natal's South Coast, the NSRI has said.

Teen declared dead after being swept off Camps Bay rocks

2017-09-03 13:25

A university student who was swept off the rocks at Maiden Cove in Camps Bay has died after resuscitation attempts failed, the NSRI says.

Another body of missing Maredon fisherman found

2017-07-22 08:20

Another body, believed to be a fisherman from the chokka boat Maredon, has been found after it capsized with 16 crew, Eastern Cape police say.

Rescuers extend search area for 8 missing fishermen

2017-07-19 12:18

Volunteers have joined in the search for eight missing fishermen off the Eastern Cape coast, after their vessel capsized.

Air force joins search for 8 missing fishermen

2017-07-17 09:14

The search for eight missing fisherman will resume in the Cape St Francis vicinity after a full day extensive sea, air and shoreline search yielded no results.

Stormy seas keep NSRI busy

2017-07-15 20:50

The National Sea Rescue Institute has cautioned the public about stormy conditions on the country's coastlines, after it had to attend to a number of rescues.

Search continues for Cape Town girl washed off rocks at Betty's Bay

2017-07-03 11:10

The body of a little girl presumed to have drowned in Betty’s Bay has not yet been found.

Search for missing 7-year-old girl at sea continues

2017-07-01 21:40

Search operations are still underway for a 7-year-old girl who went missing after she was swept off some rocks by waves on the coastline at Betty's Bay.

Surfer uses WhatsApp to ask for help

2017-05-07 21:40

A 16-year-old surfer who had fallen down an embankment in Hermanus used WhatsApp to communicate with his mother, who raised the alarm.

Teen bitten by shark at Plettenberg Bay

2017-04-29 22:09

A 14-year-old boy sustained minor injuries after a shark bit his leg at Plettenberg Bay.


Diver goes missing off Dyer Island

2017-10-03 09:04

A man who went diving at Dyer Island, off the Overberg coast in the Western Cape, has yet to be found, the National Sea Rescue Institute has said.

NSRI still searching for missing fisherman

2017-08-20 22:07

The National Sea Rescue Institute is searching for a missing a 36-year-old fisherman who was allegedly washed off rocks by waves at Cape Vidal while fishing.

Elderly man rescues 2 students from sea, 1 still missing

2017-07-21 13:39

An elderly Port Elizabeth man has rescued two students from Lusikisiki, in Transkei, after they got into trouble while swimming at Hobie Beach.

Still no sign of 8 missing fishermen - NSRI

2017-07-18 16:33

Day three of the search for eight missing fishermen has still not yielded any results, the NSRI says.

1 dead, 8 missing at sea as fishing boat capsizes near Cape St Francis

2017-07-16 13:47

Eight men are still missing after their fishing vessel capsized in the Cape St Francis area of the Eastern Cape, the NSRI says.

British tourist drowns after being swept out to sea near Plett

2017-07-07 17:05

A British man who was swept out to sea at Solar Beach in Robberg has died despite efforts to save his life, the NSRI says.

Search continues for missing 7-year-old

2017-07-02 20:54

The search for little Louise Fowler, who went missing after she was swept off the rocks by waves on the coastline at Betty's Bay, is still continuing.

Girl, 7, missing after being swept off rocks at Betty’s Bay

2017-06-30 23:01

A seven-year-old girl, who was apparently on holiday with her family, is missing after being swept off the rocks at Betty’s Bay, the NSRI said.

NSRI rescues boy, 4 fishermen and 4 crew members

2017-05-02 21:56

The NSRI's Yzerfontein duty crew has rescued four fishermen after their boat experienced mechanical failure and nearly drifted onto the rocks while dragging its anchor on the south side of Dassen Island.

Great White sharks spotted in Plettenberg Bay

2017-04-29 07:20

The National Sea Rescue Institute has warned the public to be vigilant when heading to the beach on the Southern Cape coastline after a large number of Great White sharks were spotted in Plettenberg Bay.

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