Winter is often a popular time for families to seek warmer weather on holidays. With warmer weather however, comes exposure to more aquatic environments. Some of these environments your family (especially children) may not be as familiar with, such as beaches, water parks, resort pools, and rivers, just to name a few. Perhaps they are places you have visited before on holidays - but these may have changed since your last visit.
We have looked once again to the Royal Life Saving Society Australia (RLSSA) for their advice:
For more information on how to become safer around water, head to https://www.royallifesaving.com.au/families . The advice they provide is invaluable.
Author: Josephine Moss (Swim School Coordinator)