National Safe Boating Week 2020 Day 5 – Plan it

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

National Safe Boating Week is an annual event coordinated by Australia and New Zealand Safe Boating Education Group (ANZSBEG) members.

The aim of the #safeboating week is to increase safe practices and promote responsible boat ownership. This #safeboating week, members will be highlighting a different safety theme each day. Today’s theme is:

Safe boating means planning your trip and telling an emergency contact where you’re headed and what time you should be expected back.

Effective trip planning means:

· Making sure you have an emergency contact who knows when they can expect to hear from you, and what to do if you don’t contact them.

· Having easy access to appropriate local

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