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Towing a person

Towing a person with a vessel is a high-risk activity. Knowing and following these rules will help keep everyone safe while having fun.

Safe speed, safe distance and turning

Know these rules to keep everyone safe for water skiing, parasailing, wakeboarding and other towing activities on NSW waterways.

Tow-in surfing

Here are the rules you must follow as a tow-in surfer or vessel driver to keep yourself and others safe.

Wakeboarding and wakesurfing

As a wakeboarder, wakesurfer or skipper towing a wakeboarder or wakesurfer, these are the rules you must follow to keep yourself and others safe.

Towing a vessel by road

When driving a vehicle towing a trailer, you need more knowledge and skill than for regular driving. Here are the rules you must follow.
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