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New! Safer Beaches with New Surf Life Saving Oxygen Resuscitators;
South Coast beaches will be safer with the introduction of new oxygen resuscitation kits at local Surf Life Saving clubs.
Ray Williams, the Minister responsible for volunteering and Member for South Coast Shelley Hancock today visited Mollymook Surf Life Saving Club to announce the NSW Government will deliver new OTK oxygen resuscitation kits to all of the South Coast’s Surf Life Saving clubs.
“The state-of-the-art resuscitator kits are used by NSW Ambulance paramedics and will give our local Surf Life Saving clubs the best chance of helping anyone who gets into trouble at the beach,” Mrs Hancock said.
New! 2019 South Coast Branch Championships Results now Posted;
The 2019 South Coast Branch Championships Info and Programs have now been posted and are now available from the link below.
- Refer to the South Coast Branch Championships page for further details.
New! 2019 JLOY Winners have now been announced;
The 2019 South Coast Branch Junior Life Saver of the Year (JLOY) Winners have now been announced.
- Refer to the Junior Life Saver of the Year (JLOY) page for further details.
New! South Coast Lifesavers score partial funding for Hub in Nowra;
A long-held dream is finally coming into fruition for South Coast Surf Life Saving branch president Steve Jones. Steve’s vision, to build a training and administration hub in Nowra, servicing clubs from Warilla to Mollymook, was endorsed by the state government on Monday.
The government will contribute $350,000 to the $1.3 million project, which will be completed in several stages.
“This is a really big kick-start,” Mr Jones said.
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New! New Rescue Craft for the South Coast branch;
A new Rescue Water Craft (RWC) has been formally handed over to South Coast Branch Surf Life Saving by the State Member for South Coast & Speaker of the NSW Parliament the Honourable Shelley Hancock MP and the Member for Kiama & Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra Gareth Ward MP at South Nowra SeaDoo Dealership this morning.
The Rescue Water Craft (RWC) has been made available by the NSW Government through enhanced funding to surf life saving in NSW and is one of eleven such new rescue water craft which have been provided to the Eleven Surf Life Saving Branches throughout NSW.
This Rescue Water Craft will enhance surf life saving operations within South Coast Branches area of operations and will be utilised across the branch area. The RWC will be located at Nowra-Culburra Surf Life Saving Club and will be utilised initially between Shoalhaven Heads to Currarong and inside Jervis Bay.
The Rescue Water Craft is valued at $22,500 and comes with a large rescue sled that is attached to the craft.
New! 2019-2020 Season Branch Award Winners Announced
The South Coast Branch Surf Life Saving have honoured some really outstanding members of the South Coast Branch of Surf Life Saving and the following is the complete list of award winners for the 2019-2020 season.
- Refer to the Branch Info page for further details.
New! South Coast Surf Lifesavers perform 48 rescues over Christmas;
South Coast Register article detailing South Coast Surf Lifesaving volunteers undertaking 48 surf rescues and 660 preventative actions over the Christmas New Year period.
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2018 InterBranch Championships Results Posted;
The 2018 InterBranch Champioships Results have now been Posted,
Congratulations to all those the South Coast Branch Athletes that competed at Blackhead beach in this year.
- Refer to the 2018 InterBranch Championships page for further details.
2020 SLSA Leadership College.
The National Leadership College provides an exciting opportunity for young people within the movement to further develop their leadership skills and continue to positively contribute to the success of Surf Life Saving.
Date: Sunday 2nd to Saturday 8th February, 2020
The College will open up new networks with other like-minded passionate members across the country, who also are committed to making a difference within the movement. The program (located in Sydney’s CBD) is diverse combining inspiring guest speakers, workshops and activities.
Radio 2ST Interview Nippers and the South Coast Branch President;
Radio 2ST host Chris Firth interviews some local Nippers from Shoalhaven Heads SLSC and Steve Jones the President of the South Coast branch around all aspects of Nippers.
If you wish to join Nippers at a South Coast Branch Surf Club please refer to the Join Nippers section of this site.
2018 Sydney Water Surf Series - Round 4 Results Posted
The 2018 Sydney Water Surf Series Round 4 Results are now Posted from last weekend at Shellharbour SLSC, all the required Information has now been posted and available from the link below.
- Refer to the Sydney Water Surf Series page for further details.
2018-2019 Development Program Facilitation and Leadership Team
SLSNSW are currently seeking expressions of interest for members to join this team and help shape the experiences and pathways for others within the organisation.
Leading a SLSNSW Development Program is a rewarding and enjoyable experience. The Facilitation and Leadership team play an important role in the planning and delivery of SLSNSW Development Programs, which are designed to develop and retain SLSNSW members, and provide a leadership pathway for members.
- Refer to the following Memo for more information regarding this program;
Updated 2018-2019 South Coast Branch Surf Sports Calendar;
The 2018-2019 South Coast Branch Surf Sports Calendars has now been
updated (16 October, 2018) and live. As these is a living documents and updated
at regular intervals it is recommended that you update your information on a
regular basis from the documents respective websites.
- Refer to the Surf Sports page for further details.
2018-2019 Pre-Season Information Pack.
The 2018-2019 Pre-Season Information Pack has now been released.
The 2018-2019 Pre-Season Information Kit contains all the changes for the
up-coming season from a Senior Patrol and Juniors (Nippers) perspective.
Sections Contained within the Pre-Season Information Kit;
Education and Awards
- Refer to the Administration page for further details.
2018-2019 South Coast Branch Training Course Update
The 2018-2019 South Coast Branch Training Course page has had a few Training Course additions added to it and these training courses now available for registration using the link below.
- Refer to the Training page for further details.