Tag Archive: NSRI Jeffrey’s Bay station commander

Family adrift on Gamtoos River towed to safety by NSRI

NSRI JBay towed a cabin boat on the Gamtoos River, near Jeffreys Bay in the Eastern Cape, to safety on Sunday after the boat experienced motor failure. Rieghard Janse van Rensburg, NSRI Jeffreys… Continue reading

Eighteen year-old drowns in Humansdorp farm dam

  An 18 year-old man died from drowning in a Humansdorp farm dam yesterday evening (6 January 2015) while swimming with friends.. His body was recovered by police scuba divers. His name has not yet been released.… Continue reading

NSRI SFB and Jbay assist divers in distress

NSRI St Francis Bay and Jeffreys Bay assisted eight men to safety on shore when their boat experienced mechanical failure offshore of Aston Bay this afternoon. Six of the men who were divers… Continue reading

Mystery object mistaken for a whale on the beach

A large cylindrical object was found on Jeffreys Bay beach this morning and was from a distance mistaken for a whale. . NSRI Jeffreys Bay volunteers were activated following reports of a whale… Continue reading