Lifesavers urge beach safety this Australia Day

Natalie Croxon
By Natalie Croxon
Updated January 23 2022 - 9:36pm, first published 9:30pm
Surf Life Saving NSW CEO Steven Pearce says it is vital people swim at patrolled locations this Australia Day. File photo. Picture: Robert Peet

Surf lifesavers are urging people to be safe around the water on Australia Day, with more rescues and drownings so far this season than last.

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Natalie Croxon

Natalie Croxon

Journalist

Reporter at the Illawarra Mercury. Previously of the Bendigo Advertiser, Northern Daily Leader and Quirindi Advocate. Our Watch award winner.

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