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Australians losing vital swimming skills

premium_icon Australians losing vital swimming skills

TWO-thirds of Australians say they could not swim 50m in the surf.

University lecturer backs water safety program

premium_icon University lecturer backs water safety program

New state government program to teach school students water safety

State comes to kids’ rescue after SOS call

State comes to kids’ rescue after SOS call

WIN: All state primary students will be taught swimming skills.

Diving to help kids learn to swim

premium_icon Diving to help kids learn to swim

IN AN effort to save lives kids are being offered free swim lessons.

Save Our Schoolkids: Govt to partner on swim safety

Save Our Schoolkids: Govt to partner on swim safety

Govt vows to ensure 100% of schools offer swim lessons

'Too many kids can't swim': Bay hero speaks out

'Too many kids can't swim': Bay hero speaks out

'When you have no adrenaline and fight left in you - you give up.'

Olympic champ’s brush with death

premium_icon Olympic champ’s brush with death

THIS is the swim safety plea she almost never got to make.

Perrett: drop in Qld swimming skills 'alarming'

Perrett: drop in Qld swimming skills 'alarming'

Gympie's region MPs throw weight behind swim safety.

'I've never swam in the ocean': Retiree calls for lessons

'I've never swam in the ocean': Retiree calls for lessons

It's all because she never learned to swim.

Close call: How toddler saved himself after falling in pool

Close call: How toddler saved himself after falling in pool

Swimming lessons saved 20-month-old Marian boy Jude Vandpoel

Bring us in line with the rest of Australia

Bring us in line with the rest of Australia

A drowning or near-drowning makes a parent’s blood run cold.

Confidence boost for keen swimmer in lifesaving program

Confidence boost for keen swimmer in lifesaving program

Keen swimmer joins Downs Little Lifeguards program

Fraser Coast swim teacher's plea for curriculum change

Fraser Coast swim teacher's plea for curriculum change

A campaign to introduce mandatory swimming lessons has been launched

Penny Elder backs Save our Schoolkids

Penny Elder backs Save our...

The owner of Elders Swim Centre in Pialba has backed a state-wide campaign calling...

Swimming needs to be a part of our curriculum

Swimming needs to be a part of our curriculum

I was one of the lucky ones.