Beattie grabs third NZ surf ironman crown

Posted by Matt Warren on Sunday, March 15, 2015

Max Beattie claimed his third national ironman title in familiar style at the Aquapick New Zealand surf lifesaving championships in Gisborne today.


Lifeguard of the Year says give Surf a hand

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Wednesday, January 21, 2015

The 2014 Lifeguard of the Year has seen his fair share of rescues over his time and now he is urging Kiwis to show their support for the annual Surf Life Saving Summer Appeal.


2014 provisional drowning toll released

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Monday, January 19, 2015

National drowning figures for 2014, released by Water Safety New Zealand, show beach drownings are down 50% on 2013 and the five-year average, at eleven deaths.


BP Rescue of the Month winners- Winter 2014

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Wednesday, January 14, 2015

It is with great pleasure that we congratulate the following clubs on winning the BP Rescue of the Month Awards for the 2014 Winter season.


Surf Lifeguards urge the public to take practical steps to avoid danger

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Five people have drowned at the beach since Christmas Day- three (or 150%) more than last Christmas- and Surf Life Saving New Zealand is calling for the public to start thinking more carefully about their own safety at beaches.