Paddleboarding is an increasingly popular recreational activity across New Zealand, but how do you stay safe whilst out on the water? Below are some safety guidelines from New Zealand Standup Paddling Inc. NZSUP inc organises the national race championships and teams for international events, overs... Keep Reading
These resources provide water safety advice and useful information to inform and improve people's behaviour in, on and around water.
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New Zealand is a boaties’ paradise with over15,000 km of coast, waterways and lakes. Nearly half of all adult Kiwis go boating each year with their friends and families. Therefore, it’s vital that if you own a boat, you know how to prepare your boat, check your gear and understand the rules. If you’re new to boating, learn the lingo and... Keep Reading
The Water Safety Code consists of four simple rules to remember each time you venture near the water. It serves as a great starting point for planning a safe aquatic adventure. Be prepared. Learn water safety skills. Set rules for safe play in the water. Always use safe and correct equipment and know the weather a... Keep Reading