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Stop the spread of marine pests and disease

Stop the spread of marine pests and disease

08 Apr 2021

Own a boat? Help stop the spread of marine pests and disease.

Stay safe on the water with marinesafety.sa.gov.au

Stay safe on the water with marinesafety.sa.gov.au

01 Apr 2021

The On Deck website has been renamed to marinesafety.sa.gov.au AND has grown to include more boating safety information and helpful links than ever before.

Stay safe on the water this long weekend

Stay safe on the water this long weekend

04 Mar 2021

Boaters are reminded to check their vessels and safety equipment before heading out on the water this March long weekend.

New Australian Builders Plate Standard now available

New Australian Builders Plate Standard now available

02 Mar 2021

Attention all Australian boat builders. A new edition of the National Standard for the Australian Builders Plate for Recreational Boats (the Standard) – edition 5 and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) are available here.

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Flares are an essential emergency item. See how to store and set them off safely. And remember, flares expire. Find more info about flares here.

Here a Marine Safety Officer takes us through how to see your life jacket is safe and up to standard. Find all info about lifejackets here.

A Marine Safety Officer gives expert advice on how to use an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon, or EPIRB.

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Watch

Flares are an essential emergency item. See how to store and set them off safely. And remember, flares expire. Find more info about flares here.

Here a Marine Safety Officer takes us through how to see your life jacket is safe and up to standard. Find all info about lifejackets here.

A Marine Safety Officer gives expert advice on how to use an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon, or EPIRB.