World Drowning Prevention Day

Drowning is one of the leading causes of death globally for children and young people aged 1-24 years. Every year, an estimated 236,000 people drown.

In Australia, hundreds of families lose loved ones to drowning every year.

Today, Tuesday 25th July on World Drowning Prevention Day, join Royal Life Saving and Nillumbik Leisure to take action to prevent drowning:

Every small step we individually take can help save lives.

For further details on how you can be part of World Drowning Prevention Day visit, or for more on becoming a Swim Teacher this winter, head to