Be water safety savvy at home
4 July 2017
Did you know water safety is just as important around the house as it is when you're visiting the pools at Aquanation and Aquahub? Learn how to be water wise at home with these handy tips.
Always supervise your child in the bath.
Never leave an older child to supervise the younger child in the bath.
Take your child with you if your phone or doorbell rings while supervising them in the bath.
Empty the bath after use.
Always keep the doors to the bathroom and laundry securely closed.
Cover any backyard ponds or birdbaths with mesh.
Keep pet water bowls, aquariums and fish bowls well out of reach for little kids.
If you'd like to learn more about how to keep your family safe around water ask one of our Austswim qualified teachers at Aquahub or Aquanation, or visit www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au