News

Final Black Fins team member announced for Lifesaving World Championships

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Friday, October 26, 2018

Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ) is pleased to announce the final member of the 2018 Black Fins Team is Murdoch Finch (Omanu SLSC) who will join the team to compete at the Lifesaving World Championships (LWC) in November.

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No Excuses!

Posted by Administrator on Thursday, October 25, 2018

This summer every water user is being urged to not fall back on excuses, know how to keep themselves safe and know the rules.

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Nippers celebrate 50 years at Mount Maunganui

Posted by Administrator on Thursday, October 25, 2018

One of the proudest moments in Mount Maunganui's storied history was the formation of the nippers movement in New Zealand, right here, in 1968.  They're celebrating that milestone on November 4, paying tribute to some of the incredible pioneers that helped get things going.

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Award partnership to benefit lifesaving youth

Posted by Administrator on Friday, October 19, 2018

Duke of Edinburgh’s Hillary Award (the Award) National Director, Karen Ross, and Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ) Chief Executive Officer, Paul Dalton, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to partner together enabling them to deliver the Award to SLSNZ’s young surf lifeguards.

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Surf Lifeguards offer vital beach safety advice ahead of season opener

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Thursday, October 18, 2018

New Zealand’s 5,200 strong volunteer surf lifeguard force is ready to tackle another summer by raising the iconic red and yellow flags at key spots around the country this weekend, marking the official season start of this essential emergency service.

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