Clubbie Profile May: Ben Stevenson

Fri 29 May 2015

Our Clubbie Profile for the month of May is Ben Stevenson from Taree-Old Bar SLSC. Ben has recently been elected the President of the club and has his eyes set on growing the membership and expanding Taree-Old Bar into a strong club.

Rubber Duckies Head To Terrigal For Racing Double Header

Fri 29 May 2015

The third round of the Inflatable Rescue Boat (IRB) Premiership Series heads to Terrigal on the State’s Central Coast this weekend for what promises to be a barnstorming two days of racing.

Sydney Rock Fisherman Saved by Lifejacket

Wed 27 May 2015

A rock fisherman has had a lucky escape after being swept into the sea last night at Little Bay in Sydney. He was wearing a lifejacket.

Far South Coast Rallies for Research

Mon 25 May 2015

The season-ending presentation nights are one of the key social events on any Surf Life Saving club’s calendar, and one Far South Coast family had an extra reason to celebrate as they reflect on a special season for them and their daughter who has been battling ongoing health issues.

Moruya Opens Revamped Surf Club

Fri 22 May 2015

The fruits of two-and-a-half years of hard labour were there for everyone to see at the re-opening of the Moruya clubhouse last weekend, and there was even a famous face on hand to witness the celebrations.

Hazardous Swell Forecast For NSW Coast

Thu 21 May 2015

Surf Life Saving NSW is advising rock fishers, swimmers, surfers, and boaties to be mindful of a strong southerly swell expected along the NSW coastline over the next two days. The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a dangerous surf warning which will be in effect on Friday 22 May and Saturday 23 May inclusive.

National Volunteer Week: Maddy Scutts

Fri 15 May 2015

Our final National Volunteer Week profile is SurfCom volunteer Maddy Scutts from Ocean Beach SLSC. Since joining Surf Life Saving in 2006, Maddy has continued to develop her skills and now plays an important role in our communications network based in the State Operations Centre.

Rubber Duckie Racing Heads To Windang

Fri 15 May 2015

Inclement weather may have forced the cancellation of the opening weekend of the 2015 Inflatable Rescue Boat (IRB) Premiership Series at Caves Beach, but that won’t stop the teams of racers fronting up for the second round at Windang on the Illawarra Coast.

National Volunteer Week: Nixy Krite

Fri 15 May 2015

Our fifth National Volunteer Week clubbie is Nicole (aka Nixy) Krite from South Maroubra SLSC. Nixy is a dedicated lifesaver and has clocked up the most patrol hours by a female in NSW for the 2014/15 season.

National Volunteer Week: Geoff Horsey

Thu 14 May 2015

Our fourth National Volunteer Week profile is Trainer and Facilitator Geoff Horsey from Evans Head-Casino SLSC. Geoff has been part of Surf Life Saving for more than 50 years and now passes his knowledge on to younger generations coming through the ranks.

Strong Swell Forecast for NSW Coast

Wed 13 May 2015

Surf Life Saving NSW urges all rock fishers, swimmers, surfers and recreational boat users to be cautious as large swells are expected along the state’s coastline over the next three days. The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a dangerous surf warning that will be in effect from Thursday 14 May.

National Volunteer Week: Callan Nickerson

Wed 13 May 2015

Our third National Volunteer Week profile is office bearer Callan Nickerson from Stockton SLSC. The 24 year old has been part of Surf Life Saving for 15 years and is currently the club President of the Hunter club.

National Volunteer Week: Mal Flew

Tue 12 May 2015

Our second National Volunteer Week profile is surf sports official, Mal Flew from Cape Hawke SLSC. Mal has been involved in Surf Life Saving for 25 years and volunteers because he loves giving back to the community.

National Volunteer Week: Nina Rogan

Mon 11 May 2015

Our first National Volunteer Week profile is Nina Rogan from Bawley Point Kioloa Community Nippers Club. Nina is the President of the club and has worked tirelessly over the last seven years to build up the Stingrays and community involvement around the South Coast.

Lifesavers Recognised in Volunteer Week

Fri 8 May 2015

National Volunteer Week kicks-off from Monday 11 May, and Surf Life Saving NSW would like to take this opportunity to pay tribute to those who selflessly volunteer their time to protect the community.

North Bondi Wins National and NSW Rescue of the Month

Mon 4 May 2015

North Bondi SLSC's Patrol 9 has taken out the National and NSW Rescue of the Month award for March by successfully rescuing 15 people in three metre swell.

Rubber Duckies Return To Caves Beach For Racing Season Opener

Fri 1 May 2015

The sun has barely set on a hugely successful season of summer surf sports, but now attention switches to the opening weekend of the 2015 Inflatable Rescue Boat (IRB) Premiership Series at Caves Beach, where the best-of-the-best racers will go head-to-head in a pulsating weekend of racing.

Rough Seas Forecast For NSW Coast

Fri 1 May 2015

Surf Life Saving NSW urges all coastal users to take care this weekend after the emergence of a second low pressure system off the NSW coast in as many weeks prompted the Bureau of Meteorology to issue a dangerous surf warning.