New Representatives Announced for the National Sport Committee
Published date 10/05/2019
Royal Life Saving is pleased to announce the introduction of three new positions to the National Sport Committee in 2019 including Coach Representative, Official Representative and Athlete Representative.
Australian Lifesaving Team Managers and Assistant Coaches Announced
Published date 17/04/2019
Surf Life Saving Australia and Royal Life Saving Society – Australia are pleased to announce the appointment of the Australian Lifesaving Team Managers, Assistant Coaches and Pathway Coaches for the Lifesaving World Championships 2020 (LWC2020) campaign.
AUSTRALIANS RISK OF DROWNING DOUBLES ON PUBLIC HOLIDAYS
Published date 10/04/2019
In the lead up to the Easter long weekend Royal Life Saving – Australia has released new research that reveals that a total of 210 Australians drowned on public holidays over the past 15 years (between 1 July 2002 – 30 June 2017). The study reports that Australian’s are twice (1.73 times) more likely to drown on a public holiday than other days of the year.
Young Migrants Learn Swimming and Water Safety
Published date 03/04/2019
This week, 190 students from St Paul’s College in Adelaide will participate in a five-day Swim and Survive program to learn foundation skills in swimming, survival and basic rescue.
National Sport Advisor Appointed
Published date 29/03/2019
Royal Life Saving is pleased to announce the appointment of David Macallister as the new National Sport Advisor and Chair of the Royal Life Saving National Sport Committee.
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.