2017/18 Surf Sport Season Update

2017/18 Surf Sport Season Update

Key focus areas for the upcoming season will include reducing complexity and compliance in order to reduce barriers in Surf Sports and Lifesaving.
 
SLSSA has been working closely with our sister states and Surf Life Saving Australia on introducing several changes to increase participation and remove barriers.

Following the National Workshop in July, the Surf Sport Team has worked closely with the Surf Sport Advisory Committee and Sport Panels on the below changes for the 2017/18 season. 

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2017 Surf Sisters - Seeking Mentors

2017 Surf Sisters - Seeking Mentors

The 2017 Surf Sisters program was launched at the weekend with 40 women from Clubland and the wider community gathering at Surf Central. 

The aim of the launch was to promote this season's program which will include monthly events as well optional Bronze Medallion training in an all-female environment.

Surf Life Saving SA are currently seeking volunteers from all Surf Life Saving Clubs to act as Surf Sisters Mentors and Ambassadors at a club level, if you are interested in getting involved in promoting female participation and development at your Club please contact Lee Dalzell.

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Expressions of Interest is sought for the Awards and Recognition Committee

Expressions of Interest is sought for the Awards and Recognition Committee

Expressions of interest are being sought from suitable persons interested to be appointment as Chair (1) and General Members (5) on the SLSSA Awards & Recognition Committee (ARC). 


Interested persons will require expertise in one or more of the following areas:
 Hall of Fame
 Surf Sports
 Lifesaving
 Clubs and Community

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Community, Education & Training Administration Officer

Community, Education & Training Administration Officer

SLSSA is seeking a dynamic, well presented and professional Community, Education & Training Administration Officer to join the team.

The role will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Managing course enquiries, bookings, enrolments & payments
  • Coordinating course material for facilitators
  • Resulting/Processing /Reporting using VETRAK and SurfGuard
  • Invoicing /Receipting
  • Printing SOA’s/Certificates, Medallions etc.

The successful candidate will be passionate about Surf Life Saving and ideally have RTO administration experience.

A detailed position description is available here.

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2017 Red and Yellow Ball

2017 Red and Yellow Ball

Last night 230 guests celebrated 65 years of Surf Life Saving in South Australia at the Red and Yellow Ball held at the Adelaide Convention Centre.

The glittering event was attended by; His Excellency Mr Hieu Van Le the Governor of South Australia and Mrs Van Le, Mr Stephen Marshall MP Leader of the South Australian Liberal Party, Katrine Hildyard MP representing Mr Jay Weatherill MP, Premier of South Australia, Mr Peter Malinauskas Minister for Emergency Services, Mr David Spiers MP and Dr Duncan McFetridge MP, Surf Life Saving Australia President Mr Graham Ford and Director of the Office of Recreation and Sport Ms Kylie Taylor.

Formal proceedings at the 2017 Red and Yellow Ball included the 2017 Awards of Excellence, Surf Life Saving SA Life Member Inductions and Surf Life Saving SA Hall of Fame Inductions.

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