15 Mar 2021

Nearly all coastal drownings are men, says Surf Life Saving

From Morning Report, 8:18 am on 15 March 2021

A new report has revealed almost 90 percent of coastal drownings over the last decade have been men.

The research by Surf Life Saving New Zealand shows our drowning statistics are worse than Australia's and have increased in the past 5 years.

Surf Life Saving's Chief Executive Paul Dalton speaks to Philippa Tolley.