Archive: Jan 2020

29 . 01 . 2020

My Beach

SunSmart Country Carnival hits Smiths Beach

Over 1,100 competitors representing 20 clubs made the trek to beautiful Smiths Beach for the annual SunSmart Country Carnival held over the Australia Day long weekend. Competition kicked off on Saturday with near perfect conditions for the Little Nippers and Nippers, with early comers greeted by the Smiths’ Beach resident dolphins who were checking out […]

Media Release, Surf Sport

24 . 01 . 2020

My Beach

Western Suns bring home third on Sunshine Coast

The Western Suns Ocean/Beach Interstate squad has come away with third place after a hard-fought competition at the 2020 SLSA Interstates Championship on the Sunshine Coast. New South Wales made it a three-peat, claiming the Interstates title with 251 points, ahead of Queensland (245) and our Western Suns (167). With some of the nation’s best […]

Clubs & Members, Surf Sport

24 . 01 . 2020

My Beach

Beach safety urged ahead of Australia Day

With hot summer days coming for the Australia Day long weekend it is expected many will choose to take their celebrations to the beach. “Spending time at the beach is an iconic Australian past time,” said Surf Life Saving WA General Manager Chris Peck. “While we love people recreating on our coast, we also want […]

Media Release

20 . 01 . 2020

My Beach

Toadies build teamwork and leadership skills at TOAD Camp

Last week, 71 youth members from 27 clubs set sail to Rottnest Island for TOAD (Teamwork, Opportunities and Development) Camp! It was a fantastic four days for the Toadies, the beautiful weather was an absolute treat when it came to beach activities and snorkelling at some of the Island’s most iconic beaches. Shortly after arriving on the Island, […]

Clubs & Members

19 . 01 . 2020

My Beach

West is best as Scarborough Sunsets take out the inaugural Super Surf Teams League Trophy

Get the photo gallery here! The Scarborough Sunsets have proven west is best as they took out the inaugural Super Surf Teams League (SSTL) trophy today at North Cronulla, NSW. The Western Australian team sat on equal points coming into the final round along with the Queensland Country Canecutters and Sunshine Coast Marlins, with the […]

Surf Sport

17 . 01 . 2020

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Make Learning First Aid One Of Your Top Priority This Year

Many of us always have those objectives and goals to achieve for a better life. There are the classics: exercise more, quit a bad habit, save money, or maybe finally organise the shed. One life-changing goal worth acting on (and sticking with) is to learn first aid. SLSWA delivers nationally recognised first aid courses in […]

Community Education

14 . 01 . 2020

My Beach

Youth members rise up to the challenge on Rise Up Camp

Forty-eight youth members from 24 surf life saving clubs ventured to Pemberton Camp School last week for the annual Rise Up Camp. The happy campers spent four days on the camp, where each day was filled with various challenging activities, such as constructing rafts which had to be paddled in the brook (floating of course!), […]

Clubs & Members

14 . 01 . 2020

My Beach

SunSmart Little Nippers Carnival a Hit!

Coogee Beach had an influx of eager and excited nippers on Sunday, as 300 of our youngest competitors took to the sand and water for the first SunSmart Little Nipper Carnival of the season. The event kicked off at 7am with calm conditions, a mild top of 30 degrees for later in the day and a great […]

Surf Sport

13 . 01 . 2020

My Beach

Western Suns geared up for competition in 2020

Forty-four athletes representing the 2020 Western Suns Ocean/Beach Interstate and Youth Pathway Cup Teams gathered at Trigg Island SLSC on Saturday for the official team launch and presentation of their uniforms.  In congratulating team members on their selection, Surf Life Saving WA board member Garry Williams wished the team luck, to learn from their experience and to […]

Clubs & Members, Surf Sport

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