Hosts excited by junior surf lifesaving champs

Posted by Administrator on Friday, February 15, 2019

It’s a curious quirk of fate but Whangamata’s 42-strong band of junior surf lifesaving talent head into their home beach as defending Eastern Region champions this weekend.


Announcement: New National Community Education Manager

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Thursday, February 14, 2019

SLSNZ is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Mick Kearney as the new National Community Education Manager. He joins us with a wealth of experience from both surf lifesaving and academia.


SLSNZ Coastal Safety Team

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Monday, February 11, 2019

Through the work of the Coastal Safety Team, Surf Life Saving New Zealand continues to invest in evidence-based decision making to help reduce the risk of drowning and injury on New Zealand beaches.


New Zealand Surf Boat Series round 5 hits big waves at the North Island Championships at Waihi Beach

Posted by Administrator on Sunday, February 10, 2019

The North Island Surf Boat Championship – the fifth round of the six-round NZ Surf Boat Series was raced in big waves on Saturday February 9, with the points for the overall championship close, heading toward the final round of the series.


Thrills and spills as Aussie teams take Trans-Tasman Surf Boat Challenge in big waves at Waihi Beach

Posted by Administrator on Saturday, February 9, 2019

New Zealand’s athletes showed big heart and top skills battling through big waves, competing against the world’s best in the Trans-Tasman Surf Boat Challenge.