In Memory of V.J. (Vin) Forde AM
Published date 07/03/2019
We are saddened to share the news of the passing of Royal Life Saving Life Member, V.J. (Vin) Forde AM.
NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR RLSSA NATIONAL SPORT COMMITTEE: COACH, OFFICIAL AND ATHLETE REPRESENTATIVE
Published date 28/02/2019
RLSSA is now calling for nominations for the positions of Coach Representative, Official Representative and Athlete Representative.
The skills that could save your child’s life – would you know what to do?
Published date 25/02/2019
Royal Life Saving Society is encouraging all parents and carers with young children to learn vital first aid and CPR skills to ensure they are adequately prepared to respond should their child drown or stop breathing. Statistics show that over the past ten years, in 80% of drowning cases involving children aged 0-14, it was a direct family member who discovered the drowning victim and attempted resuscitation.
A DAY AT THE LAKE 2019
Published date 22/02/2019
Royal Life Saving ACT is hosting a free, family-friendly event to promote water safety and healthy living. A Day at the Lake 2019 will take place Sunday, March 3 from 12pm-4pm at Black Mountain Peninsula.
Coaches and Selection Panel Announced for the Australian Life Saving Team
Published date 20/02/2019
Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA) and Royal Life Saving Society – Australia (RLSSA) are pleased to announce the appointment of the Head Coach, Youth Coach and Selection Panel for the Australian Lifesaving Team (ALT) moving into the 2020 Lifesaving World Championships Campaign.
Relive the highlights from the Australian Pool Lifesaving Championships
Published date 25/01/2019
Over 300 competitors and officials from around the country plunged into Sydney for the 2019 Australian Pool Lifesaving Championships.
Position available with Royal Life Saving
Published date 22/01/2019
Royal Life Saving Society – Australia (RLS) is recruiting to the position of National Manager –Training and Workforce Development to coordinate the organisations vocational education and training program. The position provides support and leadership to the Royal Life Saving network of State and Territory Member Organisations, and their activities as registered training organisations.
Royal Life Saving Welcomes Announcement by the Labor Party
Published date 20/01/2019
Royal Life Saving welcomes today’s announcement of the Labor Party Swim Smart Policy that would provide additional funding for water safety education for all Australian school children.
492 MEN HAVE DROWNED WHILST DRUNK. DON’T LET YOUR MATES DRINK AND DROWN
Published date 17/01/2019
With temperatures set to soar across the country, Royal Life Saving Society – Australia is urging people not to mix alcohol and water activities.
Surge of lifesavers headed for Sydney
Published date 09/01/2019
Top lifesavers around the country are getting ready to compete in the annual Australian Pool Lifesaving Championships which tests competitor’s abilities in lifesaving. Each event directly simulates real situations and emergencies that lifesavers encounter.