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  • SURFERS GATHER TO GAIN VITAL SKILLS.

    Over 50 surfers participated in Surfing NSW’s free board rescue course Surfers Rescue 24/7 over the weekend, with all participants learning vital life-saving techniques. The Surfers Rescue 24/7 course provided crucial training to assist in an ocean emergency situation and ultimately save a life. The course was sparked by a need to cover the gap […]

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  • SURFERS TO GAIN VITAL RESCUE SKILLS AT MANLY.

    Surfing NSW will bring its award-winning board rescue course, Surfers Rescue 24/7, to Manly this Saturday, 29th June 2019 with an estimated 50 people partaking in the course. The Surfers Rescue 24/7 course provides crucial training to assist in an ocean emergency situation and ultimately save a life. The course was sparked by a need […]

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  • SURFERS RESCUE 24/7 UPCOMING COURSES

    See below for the next Surfers Rescue 24/7 board rescue course. Date: Saturday 14 September 2019 Location: North Cronulla Beach, Cronulla (meet at Surfing NSW tent on the beach) Registration Time: 8:00am – 8:30am Course Time: 8:30am – 10:00am Breakfast: 10:00am – 10:30am Click HERE to register.

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  • MORE SURFERS SAVING SWIMMERS ACROSS THE STATE.

    Thousands more surfers will be trained in life-saving board rescue methods and CPR under the Liberals and Nationals Government, thanks to new annual funding for Surfing NSW. Last week, Emergency Services Minister Troy Grant said the NSW Government would provide $1 million over four years to expand the Surfers Rescue 24/7 course. “We want our […]

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  • SURFERS RESCUE 24/7 CONTINUES TO ROLL OUT

    Surfing NSW will continue to roll out the award-winning course through-out 2018 and into 2019. As well as normal course operations, the back end of the year will see the first Surfers Rescue roadshow with dates to be announced shortly. The 2017/18 season seen 2040 participants go through across 102 courses and 209 logged rescues. This […]

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  • READ THE WATER SAFETY RESCUE REPORTS

    Below are the links to the 2017 reports from Surf life Saving, Royal life saving and Australian water safety council. Surfing NSW along with Surf Life Saving NSW work closely together to roll out the Surfers Rescue 24/7 program which aims to reduce the numbers and statistics shown in these reports. In Surf Life Saving […]

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  • WATER SAFETY GRANT TO HELP SURFERS SAVE LIVES

    Two thousand surfers will receive accredited training to conduct rescues as part of a NSW Government initiative to reduce drowning deaths in NSW. Minister for Emergency Services Troy Grant said Surfing NSW would receive $191,000 under the Water Safety Fund Community Grants program for 2016-17. Mr Grant said it follows a tragic summer of drownings […]