NSRI Hartebeespoort Dam New Boathouse

It was a proud day for members of the Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon to be included in a triple celebration at NSRI Station 25, Hartebeespoort Dam, on Sunday 25th February 2018. The celebrations included the 50 year anniversary of the founding of the NSRI, the opening of the new Boathouse and the re-dedication of the rescue boat, Rotary Endeavour, recently relocated from the Western Cape. Proceedings were well attended by the station crew, the NSRI CEO Cleeve Robertson, members of the T...
More

Gift Ngwenya Honoured by Rotary

Gift Ngwenya, voted number one auctioneer in South Africa by his peers in 2017 was recently presented with a Paul Harris recognition award by the Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon, based in Edenvale.   Gift is a Director at auction house, Auction Nation.   Since 2012 the Rotary Club, in conjunction with the Rotary Clubs of Newlands and Table Bay, has run Wine Auctions in Johannesburg to raise funds for the replacement and refurbishment of essential equipment for the National Sea Rescue Institute ...
More

NSRI donated a Survival Suite

Rotarian Ron Smith, kindly donated a marine survival suit to the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) for use in training. An immersion suit, or survival suit (or more specifically an immersion survival suit) is a special type of waterproof dry suit that protects the wearer from hypothermia when immersed in cold water, typically after abandoning a sinking or capsized vessel - especially in the open ocean. The NSRI is the charity that saves lives on South African waters. Run by over 1 000 high...
More