SLSNSW Unearths Talented Athletes

Mon 29 Sep 2014

Surf Life Saving NSW’s brightest young surf sport stars have been honing their skills at the NSW Talented Athletes Program (TAP) on Sydney’s Northern Beaches during the holidays.

ILS Platinum Medal for Solly

Thu 25 Sep 2014

Ernest (Solly) Stephens OAM, Patron and Life Member of Wanda SLSC, has been presented with the prestigious Platinum Medal from the International Lifesaving Federation (ILS) for his generosity in providing advice and assistance to ILS, including assistance with fundraising efforts.

Clubbie Profile September: Leanne James

Thu 25 Sep 2014

Our Clubbie Profile for September 2014 is Leanne James from Sawtell SLSC, who has been named the first female President in the history of the club.

Byron Bay’s Main Beach To Be Patrolled Year Round

Tue 23 Sep 2014

The Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS) will patrol Byron Bay’s Main Beach for the whole year excluding weekends and public holidays during the volunteer lifesaving season after successfully extending its lifeguard contract with Byron Shire Council.

Water Safety Week: Helping the community stay water safe

Mon 22 Sep 2014

Minister for Maritime Duncan Gay today urged people to get involved in Water Safety Week and ensure they put safety first as the weather improves and they start enjoying the water again.

NSW Surf Patrol Season Kicks Off

Fri 19 Sep 2014

NSW Minister for Police and Emergency Services, Stuart Ayres, has officially launched the 2014/15 NSW Surf Life Saving patrol season today at North Steyne Surf Life Saving Club on Manly Beach.

$2 Million To Help NSW Lifesavers

Fri 19 Sep 2014

Minister for Sport and Recreation Stuart Ayres has today announced the State Government's Surf Club Facility Grant Program is now open for applications.

Ballina Lifeguards Set To Patrol For Another Four Years

Thu 18 Sep 2014

The Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS) has successfully renewed its lifeguarding contract with Ballina Shire Council for another four years.

Experience Surf Club Open Day This Weekend

Tue 16 Sep 2014

This Sunday 21st September Surf Life Saving Clubs across the state will throw their doors open to the public to provide an inside look at what being a part of a surf club is all about.

Byron Coach Named Community Sports Dad of the Year

Mon 15 Sep 2014

Long time Byron Bay SLSC coach Gary Timperley has been announced as the winner of the 2014 Philips Community Sports Dad of the Year Award.

Hot Grommet Surf Star Challenge

Fri 12 Sep 2014

The ultimate game in Surf Safety is now available in the form of a fun and educational board game for the whole family.

Byron Beach Closure Lifted

Thu 11 Sep 2014

Beach closures at Byron Bay and surrounding beaches have ended at 12pm Thursday, 48 hours after the fatal shark attack on a man on Tuesday at Clarkes Beach.

Beaches Remain Closed Around Byron Bay

Wed 10 Sep 2014

Beaches across Byron Shire Council will remain closed until at least midday tomorrow following the fatal shark attack of a 50 year old man at Clarkes Beach, Byron Bay yesterday.

Nippers To Go Wet’n’Wild For Another Season

Wed 10 Sep 2014

Following the success and positive community response of its debut season, Surf Life Saving NSW and Wet’n’Wild Sydney have committed to an expanded program for the Wet’n’Wild Sydney Nippers Club for another season.

Talented Athlete Program athletes announced

Tue 9 Sep 2014

Congratulations to the athletes selected in the 2014 SLSNSW Talented Athlete Program (TAP).

Man Killed In Byron Bay Shark Attack

Tue 9 Sep 2014

A man has died following a shark attack at Byron Bay’s Clarkes Beach this morning.

NSW Pool Rescue Team Triumphant In NZ

Wed 3 Sep 2014

Twelve athletes from the NSW U18 development team that travelled to New Zealand have returned this week with an incredible 19 medal haul at the NZ Pool Rescue Championships in Auckland.

NSW athletes line up for KNG trial

Tue 2 Sep 2014

Some of the biggest names in surf sports will be battling it out for a place in this year’s Kellogg’s Nutri-Grain Ironman and Ironwoman Series at Salt Beach, Kingscliff this weekend.

More Dangerous Surf Forecast To Hit NSW

Tue 2 Sep 2014

Surf Life Saving NSW is warning of another period of dangerous surf conditions for the NSW coast and advising against all coastal activities until Saturday 6th September.