Staying safe in the water

It’s National Water Safety Awareness Week (18–24 June 2018).

Here are some simple things you can do to stay safe in the water.

  • Only swim at waterways with a lifeguard
  • Stay within your depth
  • Wear a lifejacket
  • Avoid alcohol

You can use this list of lifeguarded waterways to find a safe place to go swimming.

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