• Helicopter used in two WSAR operations

     Vogelgat Private Nature Reserve near Hermanus At 13h25 on Sunday the 11th of August 2019 the Overberg Wilderness Search And Rescue (WSAR) was activated after a caller reported that a hiker was overdue from a [...]

  • Brazilian visitor rescued on Table Mountain

    Platteklip Gorge Table Mountain At 19h19 on Wednesday the 24th of July 2019 the Peninsula Wilderness Search And Rescue (WSAR) was activated after a caller reported that a hiker had slipped on wet terrain while [...]

  • Four mountain rescues over a twelve hour period

    Union Ravine Table Mountain At 12h50 on Thursday the 27th of June 2019 the Peninsula Wilderness Search And Rescue (WSAR) was activated after a caller reported that a hiking party was lost after missing the [...]

  • Search in Table Mountain National Park leads to a body recovery.

    Skeleton Gorge Table Mountain At 14h35 on Sunday the 23rd of June 2019 the Peninsula Wilderness Search And Rescue (WSAR) was activated after the South African Police Services (SAPS) requested a mountain search based on [...]

Recent Incidents

The Organisations that work together as WSAR