Nsri News

Body of young woman recovered near Mossel Bay Point

Picture: Supplied/Nsri Mossel Bay - The National Sea Rescue Institute (Nsri) in Mossel Bay said on Monday that it had recovered the body of an unidentified young woman following an alert from the Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA).

IOL , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

Woman drowns at Mnandi Beach in Cape Town

Photo: Nsri website CAPE TOWN - A 31-year-old woman drowned in the sea off Mnandi Beach on the False Bay coastline in Cape Town early on Sunday morning, the National Sea Rescue Institute (Nsri) said.

IOL , South Africa Jan 20, 2019

Woman drowns at Mnandi Beach in CT

CAPE TOWN - The National Sea Rescue Institute (Nsri) says a woman has drowned at Mnandi Beach in Mitchells Plain.

EWN , South Africa Jan 19, 2019

NSRI warns beachgoers of full moon spring tide

CAPE TOWN - The National Sea Rescue Institute (Nsri) has urged beachgoers around the coastline to be extra cautious during the current peak of the full moon spring tide.

EWN , South Africa Jan 19, 2019

'Who else just saw that?' - 'Small meteor' lights up the Cape night sky

"From just after 20:15 Nsri received multiple reports of a suspected flare sighting from multiple locations around the greater Cape Peninsula," the Nsri said in a statement.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

Three rescue swimmers save 'barely conscious' tourist's life

File photo: Nsri Cape Town – A British tourist was rescued after being swept out to sea by rip currents between 200m and 300m offshore at Kleinmond Main Beach.

IOL , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Tourist saved after being swept off rocks

File photo: Nsri Cape Town – An American tourist’s decision to swim further out to sea after rough waves had swept her from the rocks in Gordon’s Bay on Sunday may have saved her life.

IOL , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

eThekwini mayor sends condolences after UK mayor's scuba diving death

According to the National Sea Rescue Institute (Nsri), the 61-year-old went into cardiac arrest after surfacing from the dive.

Times Live , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Mayor of Cambridge in the UK dies in KZN after scuba dive

Mayor Nigel Gawthrope, 61, was on a dive charter boat on Friday when the alarm was raised on his condition, National Sea Rescue Institute (Nsri) commander Kevin Fourie said on Sunday.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

British mayor confirmed dead after scuba diving tragedy in Durban

It was confirmed on Friday by The National Sea Rescue Institute (Nsri) that the 61-year-old had passed away after suffering from a heart attack shortly after resurfacing.

The South African , South Africa Jan 14, 2019