Some valuable links:

Water Safety Council NZ

 Learning how to swim and be safe in water, *statistics, technical stuff

Royal Life Saving Society NZ

Learn how to save life and improve your swimming skills

Surf Life Saving New Zealand

The folk who patrol the beaches - and much more

Total Immersion Swimming

Improve your style and swim really efficiently!

Our other website

Swimming pools as part of the solution to increasing obesity

*about TWO people drown every week in NZ

and about 16 nearly  drown

(averaged over the year)

Who set up this hopeful website? Email robinsnest (at) to find out

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