High drowning toll for 2015

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Preliminary drowning toll figures released today show 23 more people died in New Zealand waters last year than in 2014, taking the 2015 drowning toll to 113 – a 26% increase on 2014’s deaths, and well above the five-year average of 103.


King tide and large swells create dangerous conditions along Bay coastline

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Monday, January 25, 2016

Lifeguards are calling for caution at Mount Maunganui today as a king tide and large swells have created dangerous conditions.


Surf Life Saving mourns one of its own

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Sunday, January 24, 2016

Surf Life Saving New Zealand is devastated by the loss of one of its members, Hamish Rieger, 17.


Kiwi trio finish in fine form at Nutri Grain Series

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Tuesday, January 19, 2016

New Zealand's surf lifesaving stars finished in fine form at the Nutri Grain Series over the weekend to cap off a successful series for the trio.


Lyall Bay claims Central Region Champs title

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Monday, January 18, 2016

Over 250 athletes from 16 clubs took part in the 2016 Central Region Championships at Waimarama Beach on Saturday.