WEARING a lifejacket doubles a person’s chance of survival so an Old4New Lifejacket exchange will be offered at the Perth International Boat Show.
Old, damaged or obsolete lifejackets can be exchanged to purchased a new life jacket from the Royal Life Saving Society of WA or for a $15 voucher from the Department of Transport.
A maximum of 50 lifejackets will be available each day of the show and at each location, with a maximum of one lifejacket per boat able to be exchanged for a new one.
A maximum of two vouchers are available per boat in the metro area.
More information about the Old4New lifejacket can be found at www.royallifesavingwa.com.au/programs/old4new.
The Boat Show will be held at Elizabeth Quay on Saturday and Sunday.