Fatal Drowning

As at 2 December 2021, there have been

2

drowning deaths reported in Australia this summer

At this time last year, there were

2

drowning deaths recorded

Sex

Male
2 (100%)
MALE
Female
0 (0%)
FEMALE
Other
0 (0%)
OTHER
Unknown
0 (0%)
Unknown
Age Groups

0 (0%)
0-17 years
1 (50%)
18-34 years
0 (0%)
35-64 years
1 (50%)
65+ years
0 (0%)
Unknown
Location

Lakes
2 (100%)
Inland Waterways
Inland waterways include rivers, creeks, lakes, and dams
Beaches
0 (0%)
Coastal waterways
Coastal waterways include beaches, oceans, harbours and coastal rocks
HomePool
0 (0%)
Swimming pool - home
Swimming Pool (home) includes private pools and spas

SwimmingPoolStep
0 (0%)
Swimming Pool - Other
Swimming Pool (other) includes public and communal pools
0 (0%)
Other
Unknown
0 (0%)
Unknown
Activity

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0 (0%)
Swimming and Recreating
BoatingFishing
1 (50%)
Boating and Watercraft
Falling4
0 (0%)
Falls

ScubeDiving
0 (0%)
Diving
1 (50%)
Other
Unknown
0 (0%)
Unknown
State/Territory Tolls
0 (0%)
ACT
1 (50%)
NSW
0 (0%)
NT
1 (50%)
QLD
0 (0%)
SA
0 (0%)
TAS
0 (0%)
VIC
0 (0%)
WA
New South Wales
SexIncidents (NSW)
Male 1 (100%)
Female 0 (0%)
Unknown 0 (0%)
  
  
  
ActivityIncidents (NSW)
Swimming/Recreating 0 (0%)
Boating and Watercraft 1 (100%)
Falls 0 (0%)
Diving 0 (0%)
Other 0 (0%)
Unknown  0 (0%)
Age GroupIncidents (NSW)
0-17 Years 0 (0%)
18-34 Years 1 (100%)
35-64 Years 0 (0%)
65+ Years 0 (0%)
Age Unknown 0 (0%)
Location/EnvironmentIncidents (NSW)
Inland 1 (100%)
Coastal 0 (0%)
Home swimming pools 0 (0%)
Public and publicly accessible pools 0 (0%)
Other 0 (0%)
Unknown0 (0%)
Queensland
SexIncidents (QLD)
Male 1 (100%)
Female 0 (0%)
Unknown 0 (0%)
  
  
  
  
ActivityIncidents (QLD)
Swimming/Recreating 0 (0%)
Boating and Watercraft 0 (0%)
Falls 0 (0%)
Diving 0 (0%)
Other 1 (100%)
Unknown  0 (0%)
Age GroupIncidents (QLD)
0-17 Years 0 (0%)
18-34 Years 0 (0%)
35-64 Years 0 (0%)
65+ Years 1 (100%)
Age Unknown 0 (0%)
Location/EnvironmentIncidents (QLD)
Inland 1 (100%)
Coastal 0 (0%)
Home swimming pools 0 (0%)
Public and publicly accessible pools 0 (0%)
Other 0 (0%)
Unknown0 (0%)
Western Australia
SexIncidents (WA)
Male 0 (0%)
Female 0 (0%)
Unknown 0 (0%)
  
  
  
ActivityIncidents (WA)
Swimming/Recreating 0 (0%)
Boating and Watercraft 0 (0%)
Falls 0 (0%)
Diving 0 (0%)
Other 0 (0%)
Unknown  0 (0%)
Age GroupIncidents (WA)
0-17 Years 0 (0%)
18-34 Years 0 (0%)
35-64 Years 0 (0%)
65+ Years 0 (0%)
Age Unknown 0 (0%)
Location/EnvironmentIncidents (WA)
Inland 0 (0%)
Coastal 0 (0%)
Home swimming pools 0 (0%)
Public and publicly accessible pools 0 (0%)
Other 0 (0%)
Unknown0 (0%)