Surf Lifesavers in Honours List

Fri 30 Jan 2015

A number of members of Surf Life Saving NSW have been recognised with awards in the Australia Day Honours List.

Dangerous Surf Forecast To Hit NSW Coast

Thu 29 Jan 2015

Surf Life Saving New South Wales is urging all coastal water users to exercise caution over the next 48 hours as dangerous surf conditions have been forecast.

Sea-Change: Young Lifesavers Participate In Exchange Program

Wed 28 Jan 2015

They say change is as good as a holiday, and City and Country clubbies certainly got that as they participated in the annual Life Saving Exchange Program.

Pottsville Lifeguards Rescue Injured Surfer

Wed 28 Jan 2015

Lifeguards from the Australian Lifeguard Service on the New South Wales Far North Coast put their professional first aid skills to good use when they helped prevent a man from becoming a quadriplegic.

“It’s Ours” – NSW Regain Interstate Title

Fri 23 Jan 2015

The New South Wales Interstate Surf Life Saving Team are champions again, regaining the title they lost to Queensland in 2014 after a day of fine performances at Newport Beach.

Cronulla Lifesaver Awarded NSW Rescue Of The Month

Fri 23 Jan 2015

A Lifesaver from Cronulla SLSC in the Sydney region has been awarded the State rescue of the Month for December 2014 after completing two rescues in over 10ft conditions.

NSW On The Hunt To Regain Interstate Title

Thu 22 Jan 2015

State pride is on the line when the annual Interstate Championships kick-off at Newport Beach tomorrow. NSW have selected a team blended with youth and experience and are hungry to emulate the success of past state teams.

Sawtell Pair Blitz Country Champs

Thu 22 Jan 2015

Winning an event at the 2015 Stramit Country SLS NSW Championships is one achievement; taking out more than 10 races is astonishing.

Be "Beach Safe" This Australia Day

Wed 21 Jan 2015

As thousands of people prepare to celebrate Australia Day with a traditional trip to the beach, Surf Life Saving NSW is urging everyone to look after their mates and stay safe as they enjoy the state’s picturesque waterways.

Campbelltown Youth Get Lesson In Beach Safety

Wed 21 Jan 2015

As the mercury rises in Sydney’s West spending a day at the beach becomes an attractive option for the many teenagers who call this part of the state home. But with Western Sydney residents identified as at high risk of coastal drowning, beach safety messages to the area's youth are as important as ever.

Warilla Sisters Keep It In The Family

Tue 20 Jan 2015

One likes the swim, while the other prefers the board; either way identical twins Georgia and Claire Ridding from Warilla Barrack Point SLSC enjoyed a busy, but successful Country Championship.

Byron Bay Are 2015 Country Champions

Sun 18 Jan 2015

It may have been tight after the second day of competition, but defending champions Byron Bay have powered home to victory on the final morning of the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Surf Life Saving Championships.

Byron Holds Narrow Lead After Country Champs Day 2

Sat 17 Jan 2015

Defending champions Byron Bay have surged into the lead in the club point-score after a highly entertaining second day of the NSW Country Championships.

Surf's Up - Burridge Takes Gold at Country Championships

Sat 17 Jan 2015

Former Australian world surfing champion Pam Burridge has added another title to her already considerable list of achievements; triple country champion.

Man Resuscitated at Manly

Sat 17 Jan 2015

Lifesavers and Lifeguards have been involved in the successful resuscitation of a man at Manly on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.

Country Champs Day 1 - Cudgen Headland Take The Lead

Fri 16 Jan 2015

Cudgen Headland hold a narrow lead over rivals Byron Bay after an exciting day of competition at the first day of the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships.

Country Champs A Family Affair For Woolgoolga SLSC

Fri 16 Jan 2015

Twins Emily and Jak Snowling, along with best friend Emily Bell endured a cold initiation in their first ever race at the Country Championships, but the excitable youngsters didn’t mind a bit.

Wet’n’Wild Nippers Club Get Ready For Second Season

Fri 16 Jan 2015

Wet’n’Wild Sydney and Surf Life Saving NSW are set for another successful year as the Wet’n’Wild Sydney Nippers Club starts up again this weekend.

Statement About Shark Bite Incident South Coast

Fri 16 Jan 2015

Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS) is aware of reports of a shark bite incident at Bannisters Point, NSW on Friday 16 January 2015.

Project Blueprint visits Eurobodalla

Fri 16 Jan 2015

Eurobodalla Local Government Area (LGA) will be the subject of a state-wide coastal public safety risk assessment, commencing in January 2014 with the aim of reducing coastal drownings across NSW.

Lifeguard Patrols at Tathra Beach Extended

Thu 15 Jan 2015

A dedicated group of local businesses have bonded together to raise funds to extend the lifeguard patrolling service at Tathra Beach through to the end of February.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Tiffany & Logan Coote

Thu 15 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships beginning Friday at Mollymook, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event. In our final profile, we introduce two siblings from the host club who will be making their Country Championships debut.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Klinkers Family

Wed 14 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Isaac Sanderson

Wed 14 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event.

NSW Country Crowned Trans-Tasman Winners

Tue 13 Jan 2015

Three days of dominance has resulted in NSW Country defending the Trans-Tasman series they won in 2013. It’s also the first time that they have won the title in Australia, and is made extra special by the fact that the series was hosted in a country region.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Kalani Ives

Tue 13 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Scout Hembrow

Tue 13 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event.

Country Champs Countdown: 3 Days To Go

Tue 13 Jan 2015

The wait is almost over for the nearly 1200 athletes, parents, supporters and officials who will make the journey to Mollymook for the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Surf Life Saving Championships.

Sun Safety Raffle 2014 Results

Mon 12 Jan 2015

Surf Life Saving Raffle #37, the ‘Sun Safety Raffle 2014’, was drawn on 12 January 2015 at 12pm at the Surf Life Saving NSW Head Quarters, Belrose NSW.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Hugh Stewart

Mon 12 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Finn Askew

Mon 12 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Mia Bales

Sun 11 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Peter Hill

Sun 11 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Luke Chaffer

Sat 10 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event.

Man Drowns at Long Reef Point

Sat 10 Jan 2015

Efforts to resuscitate a 28-year-old man caught in a rip off Long Reef Beach on Sydney’s Northern Beaches have been unsuccessful.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Paige Leishman

Fri 9 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event.

Byron Bay Clubbies Assist in Man's Rescue

Fri 9 Jan 2015

Young clubbies from Byron Bay have put their training to good use as they carried out a rescue and assisted with the resuscitation of a man on Thursday evening.

Eyes on the Prize as Teams Square-Up for Trans-Tasman Supremacy

Fri 9 Jan 2015

Three competitions, three teams, one dream. That’s the equation for those competing in the bi-ennale Trans-Tasman Series which gets underway on the South Coast from tomorrow.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Peter McKay

Thu 8 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Cooper Schubert

Wed 7 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event.

Man Rescued After Ballina Break-Wall Fall

Wed 7 Jan 2015

A team of emergency workers including surf lifesavers, paramedics, Police and State Emergency Service personnel safely effected a dramatic rescue on the State’s Far North Coast late last night.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Holly Abbey

Tue 6 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event. Holly Abbey is already building an impressive resume on the beach notching up State and Country wins in 2014.

Club Funding in Community Building Partnership Program

Tue 6 Jan 2015

Through the NSW Government’s 2014 Community Building Partnership program, funding has been directed to 28 Surf Life Saving Clubs, Branches and support services in NSW to support their infrastructure projects.

Country Champs Athlete Profile: Rhys Flood

Mon 5 Jan 2015

With the 2015 Stramit NSW Country Championships just around the corner, SLSNSW takes a look at some of those hoping to make their mark on the event. Today we profile Rhys Flood from Broulee Surfers SLC.

Horror Day on NSW Beaches

Thu 1 Jan 2015

Surf Life Saving resources and volunteers have been stretched to the limit dealing with huge crowds and major rescues and emergency incidents, including one confirmed drowning on the Central Coast.