The Signs That Your Child Needs VACSWIM Lessons

The Signs That Your Child Needs VACSWIM Lessons

22 November 2019

Regardless of whether your child has previously been to swimming lessons, VACSWIM is a program that undoubtedly all South Australian parents should consider. An opportunity to develop a range of water-based skills, this iconic state-wide program teaches primary school-aged kids water safety, confidence and competence in the water, as well as personal survival activities and aquatic emergency procedures....  Read more  



The Dangers of Inflatable Toys and Critical Water Safety Tips for Parents

The Dangers of Inflatable Toys and Critical Water Safety Tips for Parents

6 October 2019

Many consider lounging in the pool on inflatable furniture to be the very picture of relaxation. Children and adults alike can lose entire afternoons drifting aimlessly on the gentle water in comfort. However, when it comes to safety, the dangers of inflatable toys and furniture are not often discussed. There are many unexpected safety hazards that come with the use of inflatable water toys. Australians need to know the risks involved to keep themselves and their kids protected in the water....  Read more  


15 Water Safety Books That Are Perfect For Aussie Kids

15 Water Safety Books That Are Perfect For Aussie Kids

6 October 2019

VACSWIM is a South Australian Government supported initiative designed to help primary school aged children learn to swim. For over 50 years, we have provided children with opportunities to develop their confidence and competence with swimming, survival skills, as well as basic aquatic emergency procedures. ...  Read more