Lifesaving

Sun 18 Mar 2018

Competing Coast lifesavers rush to save four tourists

Competing Coast lifesavers rush to save four tourists

SURF lifesaving competitors lining up for a state title were diverted to a race against time to save four tourists swept out to sea on the Sunshine Coast.

Tue 2 Jan 2018

Surf’s up as countdown begins for lifesaving world titles

Surf’s up as countdown begins for lifesaving world titles

ADELAIDE has started the countdown to this year’s Lifesaving World Championships, which will attract more than 5000 competitors from 40 countries to Glenelg beach.

Fri 11 Aug 2017

Massive $20m economic boost coming back to the Coast

Massive $20m economic boost coming back to the Coast

THE Sunshine Coast has secured a major coup, with an event that delivered 20,000 people and about $20 million to the local economy locked in for a return.

Mon 6 Mar 2017

Late lifesaver to ride waves again aboard new boat

Late lifesaver to ride waves again aboard new boat

A STRAND of talented lifesaver Robert "Bongo” Thomasson will ride the waves aboard a new surf boat launched in his honour at Maroochydore.

Sun 5 Feb 2017

Queensland youth SLSQ champs to hit Hervey Bay

Queensland youth SLSQ champs to hit Hervey Bay

IT WILL be a sea of red and yellow come February 17, when the Surf Lifesaving Queensland's 2017 Youth Championships arrive in Hervey Bay.

Mon 14 Nov 2016

Shark sighting: Beach closed for first time in 10 years

Shark sighting: Beach closed for first time in 10 years

A POSSIBLE shark sighting saw Yamba Main Beach closed during the middle of Sunday morning nippers.

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