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Surf Life Saving NSW Swim Between The Flags

Our Strategic Plan

Our focus over the next three years is to build on our strengths through continued evolution, innovation, consolidation and growth.

The Next Three Years

We will leverage our history, heritage and exceptional membership base to retain and build on our thriving organisation. This Strategic Plan sets out the way SLSNSW is going to deliver on these goals; embed a culture of continuous improvement; be ready to respond to the needs of our members and community; be resilient, relevant and sustainable; and, most importantly, continue to save lives through education, prevention and rescue.


Our Objectives

Member Centred

Everything we do will be for the betterment and the benefit of our members. Reinforcing our member-centric approach based on delivering member value. Support and driving growth in membership and engagement.

Embrace Community

Assisting clubs’ membership to reflect the changing community profiles, being acknowledged as an all-inclusive organisation that protects, educates, prepares and embraces everyone.

Position, Profile & Presence

Actively position ourselves within government, community and media, allowing our presence to be seen everywhere, everytime, ultimately maximizing our profile and the value of our members.

Working Better Together

Building a strong and sustainable Surf Life Saving community that talks, respects each other and works together to achieve shared vision, values and goals.

Strengthen and Streamline

A financially sustainable and resilient organisation that continually delivers value through efficiencies and innovation.

Capable and Ready

Ensuring we have the capability and capacity within our Life Saving arrangements and we retain a 24/7 readiness, always ready to respond and meet the needs of our community, within or outside of our flags. Delivering the training, support and services that delivers the high-quality service that makes our patrolled beaches safe and our lifesavers the best in the world.

The Plan

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