On behalf of the SLSSA Lifesaving Department, I would sincerely like to thank all of our lifesavers, lifeguards, members of our EOG team (Emergency Operations Group) and all of the club members that assisted in patrol duties over the season. This season has been one of our safest on the beaches for a number of years and in no small part is that due to the efforts of the volunteers that don the uniform week in, week out. THANK YOU!Read More
The Wiltja Surf Life Saving Program is an SLSSA funded program delivered through Henley SLSC. It is designed to promote engagement with the Aboriginal community and has been running since 2008.
This season the number of boys and girls completing their award has doubled to 10 boys and 5 girls.Read More
Surf Life Saving SA’s Constitution allows for two-year appointments of Board Director Members on a rotating basis, plus the election of the State President for two (2) year tenure, therefore some positions must now be declared vacant.
Nominations are invited from suitably qualified and experienced members for the Surf Life Saving South Australia positions of the Board.
The positions will be for a two (2) year term (May 2018 to May 2020)Read More
Nominations are Now open for the 2018 Life Life Saving SA Awards of Excellence
The purpose of the awards is to recoginise and reward members who have made an outstanding contribution to the delivery and development of Surf Life Saving activities.
Applications close on the Monday 29th May 2018.
Nominations for Life Memberships, Hall of Fame and Meritorious awards must be submitted no later than Friday 25th May 2018.
Almost 3000 Surf Sports athletes will test their mettle at State Championship events over the next month in South Australia. The State Championship events offer 537 individual events catering for participants aged 7 to 87 representin 20 Surf Life Saving Clubs from across the State.Read More
Local Supply are stoked to announce that they are now the official on patrol sunglasses for Surf Life Saving. Designed for lifesavers, the sunnies feature the iconic red and yellow SLSA club cap on the outside arms and 100% UV protective polarized lenses that come as standard.Read More
Surf Life Saving SA’s new Sea Sure Swim School delivered free ocean swimming lessons to adult South Australian Migrants from over 20 countries at Glenelg Beach this Summer. The Sea Sure Swim School covered entry level swimming skills as well as basic beach safety education such as supervising children, raising an emergency alarm and hazard identification.Read More
Due to extended hot weather in South Australia over the past weeks, our Metropolitan Coasts are experiencing an increase in sightings of Jellyfish and Blue Ringed Octopus. We encourage the public to check their surroundings for potentially dangerous marine animals whenever they enter the beach environment and to inform themselves on how to deal with a sting or bite should they suffer one.Read More
The Lifesaving World Championships are being held in Adelaide, South Australia from 16 November to 2 December 2018. We will be hosting competitors, officials, coaches, team managers and spectators from across the globe!Read More