Surf Life Saving - Sydney Northern Beaches

Draft Surf Sports Calendar (Click Here)-
please note this is a live document and will be updated as soon as any changes occur.
Surf Sports Forum - 19th October Presentation slides


Queenscliff Beach Only Carnival - 30th October flyer
Bilgola Beach Boat Carnival - Saturday 5th November
Report time 7.30am
First race starting 8.00am
The divisions will be:
  • Open Men
  • Open Women
  • Reserves
  • Under 23 (Men and women)
  • Under 19 (Men and Women)
  • Mixed crews race (2 men&2 women) This will be restricted to two heats and a final.
We are hopeful of having a Blackmore's basket for the winning crew in each division
Bar and BBQ will be pumping after 1200 so make sure to stick around and relax
Enquiries to Carnival Director:  Graham Foran
Summer of Surf Rd 2 (Newport) - 4th/5th November flyer
Warriewood Masters - Teams carnival 5th November flyer
Narrabeen Beach SLSC Ocean Swim - Saturday 5 November Registration from 8:30
This is the first Ocean Swim of the season and now in its seventh year.  There are two swims being a short 800 m for those wanting to get into ocean swimming and the Narrabeen Challenge 1.8 Km swim for the experienced swimmer.  Register at or register at the Narrabeen Beach SLSC club from 08:30.
Newport Water Only Carnival - Saturday 12th November
AM: U9s - U13s
PM: U14s - Opens
See Flyer for more detais
Freshwater Masters Carnival - Saturday 26th Nov - Flyer
Freshie Fast & Furious - Sunday 27th Nov - Flyer
Time: 8.00am REGISTRATION, 8:30am REPORT, 9:00pm SHARP START
Description: A Junior Surf Lifesaving event for ages U9 to U14; Fast & Furious Board Racing for maximum water time; U11 - 14s qualify for Iron Person finals; Two water areas; Bennett Board Lucky Draw; Prizes for place getters, Freshwater SLSC's famous BBQ, pop up stalls and more
Cost: $35.00 per competitor, $40 late entry on the day. Free towel for all entrants
Registrations: Via (Click NSW, log in and quote carnival and club names)
Club contact: Karen Hicks -  0406 536 283 or 
Freshwater R&R Carnival - Thursday 26th January
Freshwater Australia Day Weekend Carnival - Sunday 29th January
2017 SLSNSW State Titles Officials quota
2017 IRB Premiership and State Championships - Expressions of Interest (Host) 
Surf Sports Forum - Thur 2nd June
Thank you to al those clubs who attended the Forum. Click here for the powerpoint presentation from the night
Aussies 2017: 

In 2017 The Australian Surf Life Saving Championships will head back to North Kirra & Tugun (Boats) Beach from 25 March until 2 April. 
Dates for The Aussies 2017
-Youth Championship, March 25 – 26
-Masters Championship, March 27 – 28
-Opens Championship, March 29–April 2
-All Lifesaving events will be held from March 27 – April 1 


Surf Sports Manual 
The 35th Edition was updated in September 2016. Download a bulletin outlining the changes here.  
An electronic version is available to download from the Members Portal or you can download individual sections below:

Section 1 Competition Safety
Section 2 General Competitive Conditions
Section 3 Lifesaving Events
Section 4 Swimming Events
Section 5 Surf Boat Events
Section 6 Surf Ski & Surf Board Events
Section 7 Surfboard Riding Events
Section 8 Multi-Discipline Events
Section 9 Beach Events
Section 10 March Past Events
Section 11 Pool Rescue Events
Section 12 Competition Administration
Section 13 Officials & Their Duties
Section 14 Protests, Appeals & Discipline