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WHERE

WHEN

WHO

51%

37% LIVED MORE THAN 50KM FROM DROWNING LOCATION

AFTERNOON (12-6PM)

SURFERS

NSW

38%

MARCH - MAY

57% MORE THAN 1KM FROM A LIFESAVING SERVICE Most watercraft cannot be used between the flags at a patrolled location, but can be used adjacent to that area.

WHY

BODY BOARDERS

55%

13%

MEDICAL ISSUE OR INJURY

KAYAKERS

Reference: SLSA National Coastal Safety Report 2017

SURF LIFE SAVING AUSTR ALIA

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COASTAL SAFET Y BRIEF – SURFING & WATERCR AFT

Profile for SLSA

Coastal Safety Brief - Surfing and Watercraft  

Coastal Safety Brief - Surfing and Watercraft