Clubbie Profile July: Andy Cross

Thu 31 Jul 2014

Our Clubbie Profile for July 2014 is Andy Cross from South Narrabeen SLSC, who has embarked on a journey to surf all of our 129 patrolled beaches.

SLSNSW Welcomes New Nippers Club

Thu 31 Jul 2014

Surf Life Saving NSW (SLSNSW) has officially welcomed a new nippers club with the announcement of the Bawley Point Kioloa Community Nippers Club on the state’s south coast.

Surf Sports Legend Inducted Into Surfing Walk of Fame

Tue 29 Jul 2014

Octogenarian surf lifesaver, Dennis Green OAM, has been inducted into the Australian Surfing Walk of Fame at Maroubra Beach.

Terrigal Dominates NSW Pool Rescue Championships

Mon 28 Jul 2014

Terrigal SLSC has once again dominated the NSW Pool Rescue Championships over the weekend at Peninsula Leisure Centre, Woy Woy.

Awards of Excellence Finalists Announced

Fri 25 Jul 2014

Surf Life Saving NSW is getting ready to celebrate the commitment and heroic actions of the season’s most outstanding volunteers at the 2014 Surf Life Saving NSW Awards of Excellence, proudly presented by Stramit Building Products.

Tamarama Surf Lifesaver Appointed UNICEF Australia Young Ambassador

Fri 25 Jul 2014

Volunteer surf lifesaver, William Chan, 24, has been selected as a UNICEF Australia Young Ambassador, joining a powerful group of child rights advocates from around the nation.

2014 NSW Water Safety Awards

Fri 25 Jul 2014

Nominations for the 2014 AUSTSWIM and Sport and Recreation NSW Water Safety Awards are now open.

Stay Safe At Splendour

Thu 24 Jul 2014

Splendour In The Grass is set to kick off near Byron Bay this Friday and with thousands of people staying in the region Surf Life Saving NSW is reminding festival goers to take surf safety seriously.

Pool Rescue Championships Set To Start

Wed 23 Jul 2014

Surf athletes will turn their attention from the ocean to the pool this weekend (26-27 July) for the 2014 NSW Pool Rescue Championships at the Peninsula Leisure Centre, Woy Woy.

Man Missing In Surf Near South West Rocks

Wed 23 Jul 2014

A large scale search is underway for a man who went missing in the surf yesterday afternoon at Smokey Cape beach near South West Rocks.

NSW Pool Rescue Development Team Announced

Mon 21 Jul 2014

Congratulations and good luck to the members selected in the 2014 NSW Pool Rescue Development Team which will travel to New Zealand for the New Zealand Pool Championships next month.

NSW IRB Teams Dominate At Aussies

Mon 21 Jul 2014

NSW clubs have dominated the top tier of the overall standings at the 2014 Australian IRB Championships held at Kingscliff over the weekend.

Man Drowns In Weekend of Dangerous Surf

Mon 21 Jul 2014

Volunteer lifesavers across the state were kept extremely busy this weekend with dangerous surf conditions hammering the coast of NSW.

Pacific Palms Lifesavers Awarded Rescue of the Month

Fri 18 Jul 2014

Six lifesavers from Pacific Palms SLSC have been awarded the National Surf Life Saving Rescue of the Month as well as the Surf Life Saving NSW Rescue of the month for May/June for the joint response resulting in the rescue of a rock fisherman near Seal Rocks.

Vale: Peter Daley

Fri 18 Jul 2014

Surf Life Saving NSW Life Member Peter Daley of Queenscliff SLSC on Sydney’s Northern Beaches has sadly passed away.

Dangerous Surf Warning For NSW Coastline

Thu 17 Jul 2014

Surf Life Saving NSW is warning swimmers, surfers, boat skippers and rock-fishers about dangerous surf conditions for the NSW coastline this Friday 18th and Saturday 19th July.

Rock Fisherman Rescued Near Byron Bay

Wed 16 Jul 2014

An angler swept from the rocks today at Boulders Beach is alive after being rescued by volunteer surf lifesavers.

Surf Lifesavers Continue Search for Missing Boy

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Central Coast volunteer surf lifesavers and emergency callout teams continue to search for a missing five year-old boy who was swept into the water by a large wave yesterday at Pearl Beach.

Club Member Drowns at Taree-Old Bar

Fri 11 Jul 2014

A member of the Taree-Old Bar Surf Life Saving Club on the NSW Lower North Coast has sadly passed away after getting into difficulty during an early morning swim.

Dangerous Surf Warning

Thu 10 Jul 2014

Surf Life Saving NSW is warning swimmers, surfers, boat skippers and rock-fishers about dangerous surf conditions from the Victorian border to mid-north coast, mainly on Thursday.

Blueprint to Help Cut Drownings Across North and Far North Coast

Tue 8 Jul 2014

A state-wide coastal public safety risk assessment project has commenced on the North and Far North Coast with the aim of reducing coastal drownings across NSW.

SLSNSW Recognised in Parliament

Mon 7 Jul 2014

Surf Life Saving NSW has been formally recognised in Parliament in a Private Members Speech delivered by Mr Jonathan O’Dea, Member for Davidson, after being awarded the Minister’s Sports Volunteer Management State Award as part of the 2014 Sport NSW Community Sports Volunteer Awards.