Clubbie Profile April: Tracey Hare-Boyd

Fri 29 Apr 2016

Our Clubbie Profile for April is Tracey Hare-Boyd from North Steyne SLSC. The former President of the club currently holds many positions including the Sydney Northern Beaches Branch Member Services Director and Duty Officer and she is also a SurfCom Advisor.

Lifesavers Lower Flags On Patrol Season

Thu 28 Apr 2016

The 2015/16 Patrol Season ended on Monday with lifesavers taking the opportunity to reflect on the season that was.

Aussie Success For NSW Clubbies

Wed 27 Apr 2016

A golden run at the 2016 Aussies continued for NSW athletes at the recently completed Open Championships on the Sunshine Coast.

Thank You From Our Board Of Directors

Wed 27 Apr 2016

SLSNSW President, Tony Haven AM and SLSNSW Director of Lifesaving, John Restuccia would like to say thank you on behalf of the Board to surf lifesavers across NSW for their efforts throughout the 2015/16 season.

Big Rescue For Bellambi Lifesavers

Mon 25 Apr 2016

The final day of the 2015/16 patrol season was one to remember for a group of lifesavers from Bellambi SLSC who successfully revived a swimmer on Monday.

Coffs Harbour Clubbies Honoured For Rescue Efforts

Fri 22 Apr 2016

A group of surf lifesavers from Coffs Harbour involved in the attempted rescue and resuscitation of two swimmers off North Wall Beach in the state’s north have been recognised for their efforts with the prestigious NSW Rescue of the Month award for March 2016.

Rock Fisherman Drowns At Tacking Point

Thu 21 Apr 2016

Surf Lifesavers have been involved in the retrieval operation of a 65-year-old rock fisherman who tragically drowned at Tacking Point on the State’s Mid-North-Coast on Thursday.

NSW Clubbies Give A Master Class

Thu 21 Apr 2016

Australia’s domestic airlines might have to start making room in their luggage hold as the state’s finest surf sport athletes wound back the clock with some vintage performances during the 2016 Australian Masters Titles.

Lifesavers Prepare To Lower Flags On Busy Season

Thu 21 Apr 2016

Volunteer lifesavers from the 10 clubs of the Far North Coast Branch can look forward to a well-deserved break as they prepare to lower the flags on the 2015/16 Patrol Season.

Operations Centre To Be Radio Hub For Shark Surveillance

Thu 21 Apr 2016

Surf Life Saving NSW is looking forward to taking an active communications role in aerial shark patrols along the NSW coastline after the State Government announced an extension to this service for at least the next 12 months as part of its $16 million Shark Management Strategy earlier this week.

Swimmer Involved In Suspected Shark Bite

Wed 20 Apr 2016

A 12-year-old boy is expected to make a speedy recovery after suffering a minor puncture wound to his foot in an encounter with a shark while swimming at First Sun Beach on the state’s Far North Coast on Wednesday.

Water Safety Workshop Proves A Hit

Tue 19 Apr 2016

Over 60 people from the Chinese community recently had a first class introduction to beach safety at a special workshop at Toowoon Bay on the state’s Central Coast.

Medal Glory For NSW At Aussies Youth

Mon 18 Apr 2016

It’s been a highly successful weekend at The Aussies for teenage competitors from around the state with the large contingent of athletes returning from the Sunshine Coast with 42 medals.

NSW Clubbies Out For Aussie Glory

Fri 15 Apr 2016

The theme might be back to the 80s, but a huge contingent of the state’s best lifesavers are out to show the rest of Australia that their 2016 form is pretty good as well when they travel to the Sunshine Coast for this year’s Aussies.

Junior Lifesavers of The Year Announced

Thu 14 Apr 2016

Two young lifesavers have capped off their Nipper careers in grand style by taking out the Junior Lifesaver of the Year Award (JLOTY) in Sydney on Thursday.

Man Drowns Near Forster

Tue 12 Apr 2016

A family holiday on the Lower North Coast of NSW has ended in tragedy with a male in his 50s drowning after trying to rescue his son from a rip at unpatrolled Boomerang Beach this afternoon.

Next Gen Leaders Are Sydney Bound

Fri 8 Apr 2016

A group of dedicated young lifesavers will cast aside their school books as they prepare to meet other likeminded people from all around the State for a unique development opportunity on Sydney’s Northern Beaches next week.

Dee Why Lifesavers In Successful Resus

Mon 4 Apr 2016

Lifesavers from Dee Why SLSC put their training to good use last weekend after being involved in the successful resuscitation of a male body boarder.

Success at Beko Best of the Best

Mon 4 Apr 2016

The state’s elite surfboat crews put on performances to remember at the 2016 Best of the Best Surfboat Challenge, proudly supported by Beko for the second year.

Little Ripper Opens New Horizons

Mon 4 Apr 2016

Lifesavers at the recent State Championships at Ocean Beach-Umina were among the first to get a look at the new Unmanned Aerial Vehicle that is being hailed as a breakthrough in rescue techniques.

Stay Safe These School Holidays

Fri 1 Apr 2016

It’s been a warm start to 2016 and despite it being autumn, the beaches and cool clear water of our picturesque coastline are still as inviting as ever.

Upcoming Events:

Fri 1 Apr 2016

Although the flags will shortly fall on another volunteer patrol season there’s still plenty of events throughout the winter months that will attract visitors from the lifesaving community to your area.

New Eyes In The Sky For Lifesavers

Fri 1 Apr 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 over the winter months.

Keep Safe Over The Winter Break

Fri 1 Apr 2016

Volunteer lifesavers from around NSW will be taking a well-earned break following the last day of the patrol season on Monday April 25. While they enjoy the winter off, the business of keeping people safe on our coastline never ends.

Lifesavers Urge Caution After Spike In Drownings

Fri 1 Apr 2016

With just four weekends remaining before the flags come down on beaches around the state at the end of the 2015/16 Patrol Season, volunteer lifesavers have issued a plea for beach users to take their safety seriously after a recent spike in coastal drownings.