Boating Safety Campaign – Practice Getting Back On

An important message even in the summer time:

“The water was very cold, and the shock was something I had not expected. It’s much harder to get a person back onboard than what can be imagined.”

David still uses the safety drills he learnt as a commercial boater. Here he tells us why it’s so important – especially for Victorian boaters – to practise getting back on.

Find out more: http://msv.vic.gov.au/prepare/onboard

@LifeSavingVic #boatingsafety #preparetosurvive

#WaterSafetyWeek2018 #playitsafebythewater

Be safe and prepared when paddling and attend a Paddle Victoria Basic Skills Program here at Westerfolds Park in Templestowe.

https://transportsafety.vic.gov.au/maritime-safety/recreational-vessel-operators/campaigns/prepare/onboard#utm_source=transportsafety-vic-gov-au&utm_medium=vanity-url-301ssredirect&utm_content=prepare/onboard&utm_campaign=maritime-safety