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330 child drownings

Posted by: Staff writers | 20 November, 2012 - 12:29 PM
Drowning

4BC Mornings: Shocking figures show over 330 Australian children under 5 have drowned in the past 10 years.

Greg Cary talks to former Olympian and swimming teacher Samantha Riley from Royal Life Saving about the figures.

Blog comments Your Say

  • now they want a pool fence to be constructed around a blowup wading puddle. We know we are talking about the generation of parents that keep running over thier kids who then go on a pity party of feigned empowerment of writing books and becoming self appointed experts to advise others not to run over thier kids. Just like has been olympians.

    mick Wednesday 21 November, 2012 - 9:10 AM
  • Gee not much info and detail analysis about the unfortunate death of the 330 kid drowning, like how many supervised drowning, as @Rich said? All this was is a story about Samantha Riley, typical headline grabbing by grubby press.

    Fred, Lockyer Valley Tuesday 20 November, 2012 - 4:38 PM
  • 330 Parents or Guardians that were not watching their 5 year olds.
    Wonder how many supervised drownings there were.

    Rich Tuesday 20 November, 2012 - 12:49 PM

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