IRB Racing Hits Port Stephens

Tue 31 May 2016

After almost three years, IRB (Inflatable Rescue Boat) racing will be back on the beaches of Port Stephens with close to 250 surf lifesavers ready to battle it out this weekend.

Clubbie Profile May: Ethan Garland

Fri 27 May 2016

Our Clubbie Profile for May is Ethan Garland from North Cronulla SLSC. The talented youngster has recently been selected to compete for the Australian Youth Life Saving Team in The Netherlands at Rescue 2016 later in the year. We wish Ethan and his fellow teammates the best of luck!

North Bondi Win National And NSW Award

Fri 27 May 2016

North Bondi SLSC has won their second National and NSW Rescue of the Month award in as many seasons after successfully rescuing a group of ocean swimmers in April.

26 + Development Program Participants Named

Thu 26 May 2016

Fourteen committed club members from nine branches have been selected to participate in the second ever development program aimed at providing networking opportunities for those aged above 26 and new to the lifesaving family.

Stockton’s Stocks Rise In IRB Return

Wed 25 May 2016

Among the hive of activity and the whir of motors at the second round of the IRB Premiership at Terrigal last weekend was the red and blue cap of Stockton SLSC, and the Hunter club could be forgiven for thinking they might not make the start line at all.

Dangerous Surf Forecast For NSW Coast

Mon 23 May 2016

Surfers, swimmers, and boat skippers looking to make the most of the seemingly endless summer are advised to use caution in the state’s waterways over the next few days with powerful surf conditions forecast from Tuesday.

Kiama Downs Takes Control Of IRB Premiership

Mon 23 May 2016

The Central Coast played host to a thrilling Round 2 of the NSW IRB (Inflatable Rescue Boat) Premiership with Kiama Downs taking the points for the second consecutive round.

Surf Life Saving NSW Welcomes New President

Fri 20 May 2016

Surf Life Saving NSW has welcomed two new faces to its Board and has paid tribute to outgoing President Tony Haven AM and Surf Sports Director Michael Bate for their contribution to the organisation over many years.

Strong NSW Contingent In Aussie Life Saving Team

Fri 20 May 2016

The path to Rescue 2016 became a little clearer for 12 highly talented NSW athletes following confirmation of their selection in the Australian Life Saving Team to contest September’s World Championships.

“It Just Gets In Your Blood” – Windang Clubbie’s Love Of Lifesaving

Wed 18 May 2016

It was love that first introduced Windang Life Member Kaye Norris to the world of lifesaving, and as she celebrates the conclusion of her 25th patrolling summer it is also love that keeps bringing her back.

Lifesavers Involved In Search For Missing Mariner

Wed 18 May 2016

Surf Lifesaving assets are currently involved in a large scale multi-agency search operation near Port Stephens on the NSW Coast after a yacht was found washed up on shore overnight.

Central Coast Welcome IRBs

Tue 17 May 2016

The second 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 an exhilarating two days of racing.

National Volunteer Week: Glenn Clarke

Fri 13 May 2016

Our final National Volunteer Week profile is Glenn Clarke from The Entrance SLSC. Glenn was awarded the prestigious Volunteer of the Year at the 2014/15 SLSNSW Awards of Excellence.

National Volunteer Week: Paul Sharpe

Fri 13 May 2016

Our fourth National Volunteer Week profile is Paul Sharpe from Umina SLSC. Sharpey is the Club President and has played a key role as part of the organising committee for the State Championships over the last four years.

National Volunteer Week: Steven Kudzius

Wed 11 May 2016

Our third National Volunteer Week profile is Steven Kudzius from Fingal Rovers SLSC. Steven is in his first season of being the club President and believes volunteering is the key to living happily.

Man Drowns At Crescent Head

Tue 10 May 2016

The NSW drowning toll has risen to 45 following the death of a surfer at Crescent Head on the state’s Mid-North Coast on Tuesday

National Volunteer Week: Mike Le Geyt

Tue 10 May 2016

Our second profile to celebrate National Volunteer Week is Mike Le Geyt from South Curl Curl SLSC. Mike is the Chief Training Officer and is an Assessor for the Sydney Northern Beaches Branch.

IRB Season Takes Flight

Tue 10 May 2016

The 2016 IRB Premiership Series promises to be another nail-biter with just three points separating the top two clubs after a superb weekend of competition at Caves Beach.

National Volunteer Week 2016

Mon 9 May 2016

National Volunteer Week starts today 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.

NSW IRB Racing Returns

Mon 2 May 2016

It's racing season again as the 2016 NSW Inflatable Rescue Boat (IRB) Premiership Series is set to kick off this weekend at Caves Beach in the Hunter.