Royal Life Saving Australia headed for Commonwealth Festival of Lifesaving 2019
Published date 11/07/2019
Royal Life Saving Society – Australia (RLSSA) is pleased to confirm its participation at the Commonwealth Festival of Lifesaving 2019, to be held in Leeds, UK, from 21st to 23rd November 2019.
Olympians Ready to Make Waves in Durban
Published date 08/07/2019
Olympic Duo and 2019 Australian Ski Gold Medallists Aly Bull (Alexandra Headland) and Riley Fitzsimmons (Avoca Beach) have both been selected to make their Australian Life Saving Team debut at the International Surf Rescue Challenge Title in Durban, South Africa.
Next-Gen of Lifesaving Stars Named to Dominate in Durban
Published date 28/06/2019
Australian Youth Life Saving Team (AYLT) selectors have taken the first step in developing the next crop of International Life Saving stars with the selection of a talented team to head to International Surf Rescue Challenge later in the year.
Gold Award for Royal Life Saving Pool Lifeguard E-Learning Course
Published date 19/06/2019
Royal Life Saving Society – Australia (RLSSA) has won Gold for Best Blended Learning Model at the LearnX Live Awards 2019 for its new Pool Lifeguard e-learning platform.
Queen's Honour for Life Governor of Royal Life Saving
Published date 11/06/2019
John McClelland AM, Life Member and Life Governor of Royal Life Saving Society – Australia, has been awarded the Member of the Order of Australia for services to the community through Royal Life Saving Society in Queensland (RLSSQ) in the 2019 Queen’s Birthday Honours list.
Australian Life Saving Team High Performance and Pathways Squads Announced
Published date 31/05/2019
The Australian Life Saving Team have named a High Performance Squad of 30 and a Pathways Squad of 34 to lead Australia to victory at Life Saving World Championships 2020 (LWC2020).
Australian Youth Life Saving Team Squad Announced
Published date 24/05/2019
The Australian Youth Life Saving Team (AYLT) has taken the first step on the road to redemption in reclaiming the Youth National Team Title at Life Saving World Championships (LWC) 2020 with the naming of a 32-strong squad today.
Amy Peden moving to pastures new in the academic sector
Published date 20/05/2019
Royal Life Saving – Australia is sad to be saying farewell to Amy Peden, our National Manager for Research and Policy, who is leaving us to join the academic sector.
Extension of close date for the National Aquatic Industry Workforce Survey
Published date 10/05/2019
Royal Life Saving, on behalf of the National Aquatic Industry Safety Committee (NAISC), launched the National Aquatic Industry Workforce Survey in early May. Thank you for your responses so far, which have been coming in from all corners of our industry. Over the final 2 weeks we are still very keen to hear from all those that make up the aquatic industry workforce.
Water safety tips for Travellers
Published date 10/05/2019
Australia has many beautiful waterways but you need to be aware of the hazards and your own swimming ability before entering the water.