Australian Capital Territory
2012 ACT Water Safety and Austswim Awards
Astonishing heroes of water safety were recognised at the prestigious ACT Water Safety Awards (which incorporate Safe Waters ACT, Austswim and Royal Life Saving awards) on Tuesday 26 February.
Minister Andrew Barr MLA presented the ACT Water Safety Awards. Amongst this year’s winners were ACT rescue heroes Neil Maher who dived into fast moving water when he saw a young girl drowning who was holding on for dear life to a friend submerged in water. Paul Reynolds who also helped save the girls will be recognised as well as Emily de Geir who held onto her friend.
2011 ACT Water Safety and Austswim Awards - Results
Download the results from the 2011 ACT Water Safety and Austswim Awards here:
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