Water Safety Advice
Water is dangerous, so always stay SAFE when you're near the water...
pot the dangers
There are many dangers with open water, such as the cold, rocks, waves, currents, boats, surfboards.... Keep your eyes open and stay away from anything that looks dangerous!
lways go with someone
if you go alone there's no one to help you if you get into trouble - children should never go to the beach without an adult.
ind the safety information
Information is provided for your safety, so read the safety signs and obey the flags. If you're unsure ask a lifeguard! See below for flags you should know.
|Always swim between the red and yellow flags - that's where the lifeguards are watching you!|
|Never swim where you see black and white flags - this is an area for surfing only and will be dangerous to swim in|
|Never swim where you see a red flag - red means DANGER! If there are no lifeguards then you shouldn't go in the water.|
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