‘Lethal Threat’ – Half of NSW Primary-Aged Children Can’t Swim

With the drowning toll in NSW climbing to an unprecedented 17 deaths this holiday season, it’s been revealed that half of children finishing primary school in NSW can’t swim.

Children swimming in pool

The Royal Life Saving Society is warning that this is a major issue for the future, with half a generation growing up unable to swim.

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Maraya Bell

Maraya is a blogger, entertainment publicist and chocolate addict. When she's not negotiating with terrorists (aka teenagers and a four-year-old) she's watching teen dramas and wishing she was Mrs Hemsworth.