Fun and interactive, our SurfBabies program is a great way to help both children and parents develop surf skills & confidence in the ocean.

The six-week course, run on Saturday mornings, is designed to familiarise children with the beach and ocean environment.

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 beach/marine creatures. 
 Patrol  Identify lifesavers, learn some basic lifesaver signs.
 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: 6th November 2021 – 11th December 2021  Time: 9.10-9.40am
  • Series 2: 5th February 2022– 12th March 2022
  • Beaches: Busselton, Coogee, Leighton, Cottesloe, North Beach, Sorrento, Mullaloo, and Alkimos.

Cost

  • $110.00
  • Now available at Port Bouvard and Albany Surf Life Saving Clubs - Please contact the clubs directly for further information & bookings.

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:

  • Children aged 3 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 Courses

               
Name Date Time Location Available Spaces
Alkimos - SB3 - 3 years - SurfBabies 5 February - 12 March 2022 08:00 am - 11:30 am Alkimos beach 25
Busselton - 3 years - SurfBabies 5 February - 12 March 2022 09:10 am - 09:40 am Busselton foreshore 15
Coogee - 3 years - SurfBabies 5 February - 12 March 2022 09:10 am - 09:40 am Coogee Beach 16
Cottesloe - 3 years - SurfBabies 5 February - 12 March 2022 09:10 am - 09:40 am Cottesloe Beach 33
Leighton -3 years - SurfBabies 5 February - 12 March 2022 09:10 am - 09:40 am Leighton Beach 28
Mullaloo -3 years - SurfBabies 5 February - 12 March 2022 09:10 am - 09:40 am Mullaloo Beach 29
Sorrento - 3 years - SurfBabies 5 February - 12 March 2022 09:10 am - 09:40 am Sorrento Beach 37
Waterman's bay Nth beach - 3 years - SurfBabies 5 February - 12 March 2022 09:10 am - 09:40 am Watermans Bay, North Beach 5