Water safety tips

Swimming lessons might teach you to swim, but you and your family need to be safe in all kinds of different environments. This includes at the beach, on a farm or a lake, and even in your own home.

The following tips highlight ways you and your family can take steps to be safer around water in different everyday settings.

In our rivers

Many enjoy spending time in the river, however they can be dangerous.


In our homes

The best water safety education begins at home.


At the lake

Lakes are both fun and relaxing, but are also very unpredictable.


At the beach

Beaches are an Australian tradition, but they can be deadly.