Australia’s waters contain many sea creatures including Marine Stingers. They are generally quite easy to avoid. Stingers can cause discomfort if you are stung and some tropical species (the Irukandji and the Box Jellyfish for example) can be lethal.
Surf Life Saving is about satisfaction, having fun, being physically fit, teamwork, aquatic safety skills, competitions, helping make surfing a safer pastime and doing a vital job and doing it well. Surf Life Saving offers a range of awards…
Surf Life Saving is recognised as the most effective surf rescue service in the world. Surf Sports play a key role in improving lifesaving skills, fitness and motivation.
Young and old, professionals and beginners alike enjoy participating in the surf sports.
There’s a role for everyone in Surf Life Saving, and the experiences and opportunities that you’ll face each day are never the same.
The skills you learn along the way will not only save lives and help the community, but potentially put you on the pathway to places you never thought possible.