Drowning deaths have surged across Australia, with the number of year-on-year deaths increasing by 10 per cent.
Drowning deaths have surged across Australia, with the number of year-on-year deaths increasing by 10 per cent.\n\nAccording to the Royal Lifesaving Society (RLS) a third of the nation's deaths happen in New South Wales and 80 per cent of those who died between July 2018-June 2019 were men. \n\nRoyal Life Saving Australia’s Adam Weir told Sky News swimmers need to “take responsibility” for themselves before entering the water.\n\n“We need to people to adopt a ‘stop and pause mentality’ when they come into the coast,' he said.\n\n“We have a new initiative about rip current safety called the ‘think line’ where we urge people to take a second before entering the water and stop, look and plan.”\n
Drowning deaths have surged across Australia, with the number of year-on-year deaths increasing by 10 per cent. According to the Royal Lifesaving Society (RLS) a third of the nation's deaths happen in New South Wales and 80 per cent of those who died between July 2018-June 2019 were men. Royal Life Saving Australia’s Adam Weir told Sky News swimmers need to “take responsibility” for themselves before entering the water. “We need to people to adopt a ‘stop and pause mentality’ when they come into the coast," he said. “We have a new initiative about rip current safety called the ‘think line’ where we urge people to take a second before entering the water and stop, look and plan.”Read more: Sky News Australia
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Australia to ‘fall short’ compared to other countries’ climate targets | Sky News AustraliaSky News contributor Nicholas Reece says Australia is “falling well short of many countries we like to compare ourselves with” when it comes to targets for emissions cuts.\n\nSpeaking to Chris Kenny, Mr Reece said “the sad reality” is with another three years of the Morrison government, it will be hard for Labor to achieve their emission reduction target of 45 per cent by 2030 if they win the next election.\n\nLabor is distancing itself from committing to former leader Bill Shorten's 45 per cent emissions reduction target but remains adamant any new climate policy will be more ambitious than the Coalition’s aim of 26 to 28 per cent.\n\nImage: Getty Nicholas_Reece No need to worry, Labor won’t win the next election. Nicholas_Reece Don’t worry Nicholas, you won’t win the next election. Nicholas_Reece The only sad thing is that the anti-Christian Reece is given any air time on TV.
Australia should ‘name and shame’ cyber attack perpetrators | Sky News AustraliaThe Australian government should have the confidence to “name and shame” countries that undertake cyber attacks against us, according to the Australian Strategic Policy Institute’s Fergus Hanson.\n\nAustralian intelligence agencies have reportedly determined China was responsible for a cyber attack on parliament.\n\nThe attack targeted political parties before the May federal election.\n\nThe Coalition has refused to confirm if China is behind the incident, while Beijing has denied any involvement.\n\nMr Hanson has told Sky News the government is caught “in a halfway house” on this issue.\n\n“We have clearly got someone in a very senior level in government indicating they want the public to know that China was behind this attack, but we are not coming out and officially making the statement that it is China.”
The Family ‘the most serious, outrageous series of crimes’ | Sky News AustraliaInvestigative Journalist Debi Marshall tells Chris Kenny about the interviews she conducted with killer Bevan Spencer von Einem and his former acquaintance Lewis Turtur. \n\nMs Marshall said the close-knit group dubbed ‘The Family’ headed by von Einem committed “the most serious, outrageous series of crimes”. \n\n‘Debi Marshall Investigates Frozen Lies’ will debut on Foxtel on Tuesday, September 24.\n\nImage: News Corp Australia Here investigate this .... why the 'White Helmets' are a FAKE entity.... and why America are arming IS in Syria....
Study links hearing loss to age-related conditions | Sky News AustraliaDevices designed to help improve a person’s hearing could stave off age-related conditions.\n\nA study examining almost 115,000 elderly found a link between adults suffering from hearing loss — who use aids to listen — and a delay in Alzheimer's disease, dementia, depression, anxiety and fall-related injuries. \n\nThe results showed wearing a hearing aid reduces the chance of Alzheimer's disease or dementia diagnosis by 18 per cent, depression or anxiety by 11 per cent and fall-related injuries by 13 per cent. \n\nThe research was published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.\n\nImage: Getty\n\nVideo: CNN Could save your life crossing roads... the benefits are endless... Goes to show how silly the post is
Trump and Morrison ‘speak a common language’ | Sky News AustraliaJoe Hockey says behind closed doors US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Scott Morrison “speak a common language”.\n\nTalking to Paul Murray in Washington DC, the Ambassador of Australia to the US said the pair have a strong rapport based on “shared political achievements” and conversation focused on the challenges facing the world. \n\nMr Hockey said the two world leaders are focused on outcomes and the impact that has on people, noting that a key trap for Mr Morrison to avoid is being “casual” about the US-Australia relationship.\n\nThis week Sky News is on the ground live in Washington DC to bring around-the-clock coverage of the Mr Morrison’s official state visit. \n\nImage: News Corp Australia JoeHockey ScottMorrisonMP Lie is now a language? Who’d a thunk it JoeHockey ScottMorrisonMP Is Hockey really calling ScoMao a ‘world leader’? JoeHockey ScottMorrisonMP Maybe realDonaldTrump can teach ScottMorrisonMP how to action things his too slow 🙄 our country is suffering and he is stuck on Slowmo action 😡😡😡😡 issues being power prices, fuel prices, water problems as country folk are suffering 😰
Boris is in a tight fix on Brexit: Farage | Sky News AustraliaThe British public will turn against the Conservative party unless it delivers Brexit on the 31st of October, according to Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage.\n\nMr Johnson is trying negotiate a new deal with the EU that would remove the prospect of a hard border between Northern Ireland and Ireland.\n\nMr Farage told Sky News the only way for Mr Johnson to get himself out of this 'tight fix' is to stop trying to negotiate with Brussels and instead work with him to 'crush the Marxist' Labour party and deliver Brexit on time.\n BorisJohnson brexitparty_uk Nigel_Farage Breaking the law and lying to the Queen. What is Conservative about that? BorisJohnson brexitparty_uk Nigel_Farage Does anyone believe Nigel ?