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Lifejackets

Lifejackets are a vital piece of safety equipment for any recreational boater, and they’re not the bulky, cumbersome style of jacket you might think.

Better design and technology has led to a range of lifejacket styles that look good, are easy to wear and don’t get in the way of your favourite activity on the water. In fact, there’s a style of jacket for just about every activity and body shape, including convenient inflatable models.

Not wearing a lifejacket can have serious consequences. Sadly, 9 out of 10 people who drowned in NSW while boating were not wearing a lifejacket. It is strongly recommended that you always wear one.

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Lifejacket selector

Find the right style of lifejacket for your activity.

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Old4New Lifejacket Upgrade

The Old4New van is visiting NSW boat ramps.

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Lifejacket maintenance and servicing

Keeping your inflatable lifejacket in good condition.

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International Lifejacket Wear Principles

An international collaboration to promote wearing lifejackets and prevention of death by drowning.