Boat Crews Gunning For Beko Crown

Thu 31 Mar 2016

The best crews from around the state are gearing up for a huge day of racing this Saturday at the 2016 Beko Best of the Best Surf Boat Challenge.

Clubbie Profile March: Jasmine Davis

Thu 31 Mar 2016

Our Clubbie Profile for the month of March is Jasmine Davis from Crowdy Head SLSC. Jasmine has been selected to participate in next month's Youth Opportunity Makers Workshop and is also the Age Manager for the U6s at the Lower North Coast club.

North Steyne and Manly Lifesavers Win National Rescue Award

Wed 30 Mar 2016

The combined efforts of lifesavers from North Steyne and Manly have been recognised with the prestigious National and NSW Rescue of the Month awards. The Sydney Northern Beaches trio revived a female swimmer who had been brought back to shore unconscious after being rescued by local boardriders.

Cronulla Beaches Closed

Mon 28 Mar 2016

Cronulla and North Cronulla Beaches will remain closed for at least the next 24 hours after a surfer encountered a shark on Easter Monday.

Lifesavers Learn Kiwi Lessons

Tue 22 Mar 2016

A group of NSW clubbies recently returned from across the ditch after gaining valuable knowledge at the annual lifesaving exchange with some of New Zealand’s finest lifesavers with the trio now inspired to take the lessons learned back to their respective clubs.

Beach Safety Program Finishes Third Season

Mon 21 Mar 2016

The Sydney Wet’n’Wild Nippers have said goodbye to the wave pool for another year after finishing the third season of the program with a carnival at the iconic amusement park on Sunday.

Milestone Man Norm Makes Coogee History

Mon 21 Mar 2016

One Coogee club member recently had plenty to celebrate becoming the longest serving member in the rich history of the proud Sydney club.

It’s All In The Family For Cronulla Lifesavers

Thu 17 Mar 2016

For one Cronulla family the recent State Masters Championships at Ocean Beach – Umina meant more than just the medals. It was a rare opportunity for mother and daughter to race together before they turn their full attention to training for September’s World Lifesaving Championships.

Box Jellies Spotted Near Sydney

Tue 15 Mar 2016

It was a long way from the warm waters of Casuarina Beach for a Darwin surfboat crew competing at the NSW Surf Life Saving Championships at Ocean Beach-Umina last weekend.

Illawarra Athletes Strong At State Champs

Tue 15 Mar 2016

Over the three-day 2016 NSW Surf Life Saving Open Championships supported by ClubsNSW, close to 2500 beach and water athletes ranging from Olympians to professional surf stars through to rising under 14s battled it out at Ocean Beach-Umina on the Central Coast.

Southern Sydney Force at State Champs

Tue 15 Mar 2016

Bate Bay clubs powered home over the weekend at the NSW Surf Life Saving Open Championships, supported by ClubsNSW, with all four clubs finishing in the top eight. Wanda was the top performer, finishing third overall and close behind the former NSW champions, Manly.

Hunter Athletes in the Medal Haul at State Champs

Tue 15 Mar 2016

Over the three-day 2016 NSW Surf Life Saving Open Championships supported by ClubsNSW, close to 2500 beach and water athletes ranging from Olympians to professional surf stars through to rising under 14s battled it out at Ocean Beach-Umina on the Central Coast. Redhead SLSC was the top-performing Hunter club.

Sawtell’s Small But Mighty Impact at State Champs

Mon 14 Mar 2016

Over three days at the 2016 NSW Surf Life Saving Open Championships close to 2500 beach and water athletes ranging from Olympians to professional surf stars through to rising under 14s competing up in Opens for the first time battled it out for gold, silver and bronze medals.

Umina-Ocean Beach Farewells State Titles

Mon 14 Mar 2016

Over the three-day 2016 Surf Life Saving NSW Open Championships, close to 2500 beach and water athletes ranging from Olympians to professional surf stars through to rising under 14s competing up in Opens for the first time were whittled down to the finalists, and then the ultimate gold, silver and bronze medallists.

Home Straight for State Champs

Sat 12 Mar 2016

The middle day of water competition at the 2016 NSW Surf Life Saving Open Championships, on another hot and dry autumn day at Umina and Ocean beaches, was the one day hit-out for the ‘beachies’, the sprint and flag competitors who hurl themselves across and into soft sand.

Open Surf Champs Heats Up

Fri 11 Mar 2016

Day one of the 2016 NSW Surf Life Saving Open Championships, proudly supported by ClubsNSW, brought the best swell in three consecutive weekends of State Championship competition staged at Umina-Ocean Beach.

Bondi Win Masters Championships

Fri 11 Mar 2016

The 2016 NSW Surf Life Saving Masters Championships will always be fondly remembered by the members of Bondi Bathers Lifesaving club after they took out the overall point score for the first time.

Umina Mates End Age Champs On A High

Fri 11 Mar 2016

One group of Umina Nippers couldn’t have written a better script for ending their Nippers career finishing with a gold medal on their hometown beach.

Cooks Hill Toast Of Hunter After Age Champs Success

Fri 11 Mar 2016

Cooks Hill has reaffirmed their status as an emerging force at Nippers level after their meteoric rise continued in 2016 with a third place finish in the club championship at Ocean Beach – Umina last week.

Successful State Champs For Wamberal Juniors

Fri 11 Mar 2016

The 2016 NSW Surf Life Saving Age Championships will be remembered fondly by those involved with Wamberal SLSC after the Central Coast club enjoyed a stunningly successful campaign.

Burning Palms Nipper Makes Her Mark

Fri 11 Mar 2016

When the U9 Nippers lined up in the ClubsNSW Arena for the Beach Sprint Final at the recent NSW Surf Life Saving Age Championships all eyes turned to the one competitor whose road to the final was quite unique.

Bronte Olympian Hits the Surf

Thu 10 Mar 2016

Jarrod Poort is a name you may not be familiar with in Surf Life Saving circles, however that could change after this weekend’s NSW Surf Life Saving Championships where the young Olympian will be competing for Bronte SLSC.

Bondi Increase Lead On Masters Day 2

Thu 10 Mar 2016

Bondi Surf Bathers Life Saving Club have extended their lead at the top of the club point score ahead of Sydney rivals North Bondi and Queenscliff during an exciting day of teams competition on the second day of the NSW Surf Life Saving Masters Championships at Ocean Beach – Umina.

FIVE MINUTES WITH…Ben Walker

Thu 10 Mar 2016

You might say that Ben Walker has Surf Life Saving in his veins with the talented teenager being around the club environment long before he was old enough to pull on the famous North Bondi cap.

Five Minutes With…Joanna Charles

Thu 10 Mar 2016

Byron Bay’s Joanna Charles will enter the NSW Surf Life State Championships full of confidence after a strong performance at the recent Country Championships at South West Rocks where she finished with 4 individual medals including 3 gold.

Matuschka’s Meteoric Rise

Thu 10 Mar 2016

It’s been a whirlwind 12 months for Avoca’s Kaitlyn Matuschka who enjoyed arguably her most successful summer campaign last year.

Bondi Build Narrow Lead After Masters Day 1

Wed 9 Mar 2016

The 2016 NSW Surf Life Saving Masters Championships looks set to go down to the wire with Bondi Surf Bathers Life Saving Club holding a slender lead over reigning champions Queenscliff after an exciting day of competition at Ocean Beach – Umina.

Successful Weekend For Hunter Lifesavers

Tue 8 Mar 2016

Junior Lifesavers from Cooks Hill and Swansea-Belmont had plenty of reasons to smile at the NSW Surf Life Saving Age Championships at Ocean Beach – Umina last weekend with the two Hunter clubs both finishing inside the coveted top five.

Sydney Lifesavers Dominate Age Champs

Tue 8 Mar 2016

Ocean Beach – Umina has once again proved a happy hunting ground for the Manly juggernaut that claimed top honours at last weekend’s NSW Surf Life Saving Age Championships, but plenty of other Sydney teams on both sides of the bridge had a lot to celebrate as well.

Encouraging Future Looms For MNC Lifesavers

Tue 8 Mar 2016

They might not have won many medals, but some of the best junior surf sport athletes from across the Mid North Coast will take plenty of heart from their performances at the NSW Surf Life Saving Age Championships at Ocean Beach – Umina last week.

Southern Lifesavers Enjoy Age Champs

Tue 8 Mar 2016

They might not have won many medals, but the junior lifesavers from southern NSW who made the trip to the 2016 State Surf Age Championships at Ocean Beach – Umina last week brought back plenty of fond memories.

Successful Weekend For Illawarra Juniors

Tue 8 Mar 2016

Young lifesavers from across Illawarra had gold, silver, and bronze reasons to celebrate after returning from the 2016 NSW Surf Life Age Championships at Ocean Beach – Umina with a bagful of medals.

Coffs Harbour Fly The Flag For Northern Lifesavers

Tue 8 Mar 2016

North Coast powerhouses Coffs Harbour SLSC were the best performing club from Northern NSW during the 2016 State Surf Life Saving Age Championships held at Ocean Beach – Umina on the Central Coast last weekend.

Big Weekend For Central Coast Lifesavers

Tue 8 Mar 2016

The Central Coast’s best junior surf sport athletes took full advantage of hosting the 2016 NSW Surf Life Saving Age Championships in familiar waters last weekend bringing home a bagful of medals.

Open Competitors Primed For State Champs

Tue 8 Mar 2016

Over 4000 of the state’s best surf sport athletes will make their way to Ocean Beach- Umina from Wednesday for the start of the 2016 NSW Surf Life Saving Masters and Open Championships for what promises to be a barnstorming five days of competition.

Manly Crowned Age Champions

Sun 6 Mar 2016

Manly Lifesaving Club cemented their reputation as one of strongest Nipper clubs in the state after they notched up their seventh consecutive win at the NSW Surf Life Saving Age Championships finishing ahead of the rival clubs Wanda and Cooks Hill at Ocean-Beach Umina on Sunday.

New Host for NSW Surf Champs

Sun 6 Mar 2016

Surf Life Saving NSW has announced the state’s premier event, the NSW Surf Life Saving Championships will be held at Swansea-Belmont SLSC in 2017 and 2018.

Successful Opening Day For Age Champs

Fri 4 Mar 2016

There were plenty of smiling faces as the opening day of the 2016 NSW Surf Life Saving Age Championships went off without a hitch at Ocean Beach – Umina on the state’s Central Coast on Friday.

NSW Clubs Receive National Awards

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Three NSW Surf Life Saving Clubs were presented with their National Rescue of the Month awards this morning at Parliament House in Canberra.

YOM Workshop Participants Named

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Surf Life Saving NSW is pleased to announce the 2016 Youth Opportunity Makers (YOM) participants who will travel to Sydney next month to attend this innovative networking opportunity

Lifesaving Eyes in the Sky

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Surf Life Saving is entering a new era of innovation as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) are set to be trialled in NSW for search and rescue, emergency response and shark spotting activities.