Fun and interactive, our Surf Babies program is a great way to help both children and parents develop confidence in the beach environment.

Sur fBabies is a six-week course run on Saturday mornings designed to familiarise children with the beach environment and teach parents valuable skills in supervision.   
 
Conducted by fully qualified surf lifesavers, the Surf Babies program for 3 year old's aims to deliver the following outcomes:
 
Personal Safety Staying with parents and how to attract attention
Beach Awareness Understand some types of animals that we share the beach with
Patrol Identify lifesavers as people who can help you and identify red and yellow as safe
Sun Safety Understand the meaning of Slip, Slop, Slap, Seek, Slide
Water Confidence Jump waves, get body wet, stand side on to waves

Dates
  • Series 1: 2 November 2019 – 7 December 2019 
  • Series 2: 1 February 2020 – 7 March 2020
 
Cost
  • $100 (GST exempt) per child
 
An important note for parents and guardians SurfBabies requires parent/guardian participation in the class and for you to remain with your child at all times. Be sure to dress appropriately for this involvement! Please make alternative arrangements for the supervision of other children/siblings during the class. If conditions are unsuitable for swimming, the class will still proceed with the focus being on beach and surf awareness activities.
Surf Babies is a successful program that has been running for a number of years, all of our instructors 
hold their Community Surf rescue or their Bronze Medallion.

Target Audience:

2 years old -7 years old.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Children learn essential skills to assist them whilst at the beach or in the ocean.

Learning Methods:

Our instructors will get to know your child and teach the program accordingly, building the child's confidence each week.

Program Benefits:

  • Children learn essential skills to assist them whilst at the beach or in the ocean.

Content:

  • Each week the instructors will build the children's skill level, from how to stand in the break safely to dolphin diving to negotiate wave's.

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Upcoming Workshops

               
Name Date Time Location Available Spaces
Alkimos 3 years - SurfBabies 1st February 2020 - 7th March 2020 09:10 am - 09:40 am Alkimos Beach 26
Coogee 3 years - SurfBabies 1st February 2020 - 7th March 2020 09:10 am - 09:40 am Coogee Beach 25
cottesloe 3 years - SurfBabies 1st February 2020 - 7th March 2020 09:10 am - 09:40 am Cottesloe Beach 23
Leighton 3 years - SurfBabies 1st February 2020 - 7th March 2020 09:10 am - 09:40 am Leighton Beach, Fremantle 23
Mullaloo 3 years - SurfBabies 1st February 2020 - 7th March 2020 09:10 am - 09:40 am Mullaloo Beach 4
Watermans bay 3 years - SurfBabies 1st February 2020 - 7th March 2020 09:10 am - 09:40 am Watermans Bay, North Beach 24
Sorrento 3 years - SurfBabies 1st February 2020 - 7th March 2020 09:10 am - 09:40 am Sorrento Beach 27
Albany 3 years - SurfBabies 1st February 2020 - 7th March 2020 09:10 am - 09:40 am Middleton Beach, Albany 19