Beach To Bush A Stunning Success

Mon 30 Nov 2015

Australia’s most popular primary aged surf education program has closed the books on another successful season with 12,000 country students getting a lesson on surf safety from our volunteer lifesavers.

Far South Coast Inclusion Grant Recipients Named

Mon 30 Nov 2015

Pambula and Merimbula beaches on the state’s picturesque Far South Coast are aiming to become more inclusive environments after a number of local businesses and community groups were recently announced as recipients of funding through the Surf Life Saving NSW Community Inclusion Small Grant Program.

Newcastle Inclusion Grant Recipients Named

Mon 30 Nov 2015

Nobbys and Newcastle beaches will aim to become more inclusive environments after a number of local businesses and community groups were announced as recipients of the Surf Life Saving NSW Community Inclusion Small Grant Program on Friday.

Community Inclusion Grant Recipients Named

Fri 27 Nov 2015

A crowd of more than 60 people representing business groups, disability support services, and the Surf Life Saving community gathered at North Bondi Surf Club on Friday for the announcement of the Surf Life Saving NSW Community Inclusion Small Grant recipients.

Schoolies Urged To Be Beach Safe

Fri 27 Nov 2015

As NSW Schoolies celebrations are about to begin, Surf Life Saving NSW is urging partying teens to make their visit to the beach a safe one.

Clubbie Profile November: Jordan Smith

Fri 27 Nov 2015

Our Clubbie Profile for the month of November is Jordan Smith from Ocean Beach SLSC. Jordan has been a surf lifesaver for five years and has recently been appointed Manager of the Central Coast Branch Youth Programs.

New Life Members; A Snap Shot

Thu 26 Nov 2015

With a combined total of over 300 years of experience in Surf Life Saving and involvement in areas as diverse as coaching, administrating, competing and education this year's new State Life Members all boast impressive resumes.

Members Honoured For Lifetime Achievements

Thu 26 Nov 2015

The old adage that seven is a lucky number proved true for seven of the state’s long-standing lifesavers after they were recently awarded Life Membership of Surf Life Saving NSW.

School's In For South Coast Lifeguards

Thu 26 Nov 2015

Before they get to work on the beautiful beaches of the state’s south, the lifeguard class of 2015 will head back to school for a few days as they ramp up preparations for a busy summer season.

North Coast Lifeguards Head Back to School

Tue 24 Nov 2015

Before they get to work on the beautiful beaches of the state’s north, the lifeguard class of 2015 had to head back to school for a few days as they ramp up preparations for a busy summer season.

Lifesavers Go Bush For Surf Safety

Fri 20 Nov 2015

Thousands of NSW country primary school students will get a taste of the beach next week without having to leave the comfort of their classroom.

International Experts Gather For Drowning Conference

Fri 13 Nov 2015

Researchers, academics, and members of the international life saving community returned this week from a significant conference on drowning prevention in Penang, Malaysia where Surf Life Saving’s efforts in preventative strategies were highly regarded.

Boaties Prepare For Thundering Opener

Wed 11 Nov 2015

The wait is almost over for some of Australia’s top surf boat crews as they wrap up preparations for the opening round of the 2015/16 Ocean Thunder Series which gets underway at Sydney’s Dee Why Beach on Saturday.

Man Bitten by Shark at Ballina

Tue 10 Nov 2015

A surfer in his mid 20s has been bitten on the left leg by what is believed to be a shark at Ballina's Lighthouse Beach at around 6.30 pm.

Club Forum Hailed A Success

Mon 9 Nov 2015

Dedicated clubbies from around the state spent the weekend at an innovative forum where they discussed the future of Surf Life Saving and ways they could ensure their clubs are sustainable in the long term.

Sydney Students Gain Beach Safety Knowledge

Mon 2 Nov 2015

A group of high schoolers from Sydney’s West will get firsthand experience of surf safety at Wollongong’s North Beach from this week thanks to an innovative community education program.