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Future National Events

Please refer below for the dates and venues of confirmed future national events:

2018/2019 National Events:

  • New Zealand Pool Championships, 12 - 14 October 2018, National Aquatic Centre, Auckland
  • New Zealand Representative Events, tbc
  • BP North Island IRB Championships, 16 February 2019, Lyall Bay
  • New Zealand U14 Surf Life Saving Championships, 7 - 10 March 2019, Mt Maunganui
  • BP South Island IRB Championships, 16 March 2019, Waikouaiti, East Dunedin
  • TSB Bank New Zealand Surf Life Saving Championships,  21 - 24 March 2019, Mt Maunganui
  • BP New Zealand IRB Championships, 6 - 7 April 2019, Waikouaiti, East Dunedin

When reviewing the applications SLSNZ and the National Sport Committee (NSC) looked at the effectiveness of the bidding process itself.  With the same clubs typically bidding for multiple years, it is evident some thinking needs to go into a rotational plan. Based on this discussion, the NSC decided to make recommendations for the 2018/19 season venues only and undertake further work around developing a list of suitable venues for each of the major events that could be included in a rotation plan for 2019/20 onwards,

For more information please contact Mike Lord, Sport Manager, 03 3844902, ext 204, e. mike.lord@surflifesaving.org.nz 

2019/2020 National Events:

  • New Zealand Pool Championships, tbc 
  • New Zealand Representative Events, tbc
  • BP North Island IRB Championships, 
  • New Zealand U14 Surf Life Saving Championships, tbc
  • BP South Island IRB Championships, tbc
  • TSB Bank New Zealand Surf Life Saving Championships,   tbc
  • BP New Zealand IRB Championships,   tbc