2008 Media Releases
15 Drowning Fatalities in January
February Drowning Deaths Dip
25,000 Students Take on Swim For Life Challenge
Drowning of Children Under 5 Increases
Drowning Numbers High in April
Is Water Safety Still a Priority?
‘Akona te Kauhoe’ – Swim For Life
Five Drown in Storms
Failure to Supervise Continues to Cost Lives!
Pacific Water Safety Strategy Launched
Click here to Read the Ministers Speech at the Launch
Drownings Forecast to Soar as Swimming Ability Sinks
Water Safety New Zealand Warns Against A Repeat of History
2008 Drowning Report (Media Release)
2008 Drowning Report (Full Report)