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Australian Pool Life Saving Championships

The Australian Pool Life Saving Championships have been conducted in various forms since 1965. Originally held every two years, since 1987 they are now held annually and consist of 3 days of Pool Lifesaving competition with events combining an Under 14 and Senior (Under 16, Under 19, Open and Masters) Competition.

Representative teams are chosen yearly at the Australian Pool Life Saving Championships. These teams - called the 'Aussie Barra's' are named after the Barramundi fish - an aggressive fresh and saltwater fish found in Australian waters.

In addition to the Open Aussie Barras team; a Junior (Under 16) Aussie Barras team and Silver (Under 19) Aussie Barras Team are also selected to attend an annual Training Camp and various selected International Competitions throughout the year. 

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Australian Pool Life Saving Championships (Long Course)
Friday 16 - Sunday 18 January 2015

The Australian Pool Life Saving Championships 2015 were held at the Hobart Aquatic Centre, Hobart, Tasmania on Friday 16th January - Sunday 18th January 2015.

Thank you to the Key Officials who were selected for APLSC 2015!

Chief Referee - Roz Grey

CPR Coordinator - Damian Hofman

SERC Coordinator - Pam Stanley

Further Information

If you have any questions or require any further information regarding the APLSC2015 please Royal Life Saving Society - Australia (02) 8217 3111 or