Royal Life Saving Australia Team announced for Commonwealth Festival of Lifesaving
Published date 17/09/2019
Sixteen talented athletes have been named on the Royal Life Saving Society – Australia (RLSSA) Team to represent Australia at the Commonwealth Festival of Lifesaving in Leeds, UK from the 21st to 23rd November 2019. The Australian contingents will compete as part of the National and Development Teams’ competition in the Commonwealth Championships, and individually as part of the Lifesaving Challenge.
Summer drowning deaths increase with record temperatures
Published date 16/09/2019
Figures published today by Royal Life Saving Society – Australia and Surf Life Saving Australia show that 276 people drowned across Australia from July 2018 to June 2019, representing a 10% increase on the previous year.
Royal Life Saving kicks off Move It Aus programs
Published date 12/09/2019
Royal Life Saving Society – Australia has been awarded a $240,000 Move It AUS Participation Grant from Sport Australia to deliver learn to swim and water safety awareness programs for communities around Australia.
Royal Life Saving Society – Australia welcomes new Patron
Published date 25/08/2019
Royal Life Saving Society – Australia is honoured to welcome His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, as our new Patron.
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).