Oar Blacks announced ahead of Trans-Tasman battle

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Monday, December 17, 2018

Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ) is pleased to announce the four crews that have been selected to represent New Zealand at the annual Trans-Tasman Surf Boat Challenge, held this year at Waihi Beach in February.


Hundreds of keen Kiwi surf lifesaving juniors to hone their skills in the sand and sea at the Bay of Plenty Junior Championships

Posted by Administrator on Thursday, December 13, 2018

This weekend over 400 young water-smart Kiwis will be enjoying Mount Maunganui’s Omanu Beach at one of the first Surf Life Saving Eastern Region sport carnivals of the season.


New Zealand’s 20 best surf lifeguards graduate National Lifeguard School ahead of summer

Posted by Administrator on Tuesday, December 11, 2018

20 of New Zealand’s best volunteer surf lifeguards attended Surf Life Saving New Zealand’s (SLSNZ) National Lifeguard School to gain their Advanced Lifeguard Award, in New Plymouth over the weekend.


Lifeguarding Memo - Policy Updates

Posted by Administrator on Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Following “MEMO 3-4-18 Policy update”. SLSNZ is now providing an update on the review process and timings for a number of these policies.


Lifesaving skills learned on the beach with a weekend of rescue scenarios for surf lifesavers

Posted by Alana McIsaac on Monday, December 3, 2018

A hands-on surf lifesaving school has recently upskilled a group of talented up-and-coming lifeguards to help save lives in challenging rock rescues, helicopter call-outs and beach scenarios.