2019 NSW Championships

  • DATE

    23 Feb 2019 to 10 Mar 2019

  • TIME



    118 Ungala Rd

    Blacksmiths NSW 2281

NSW Surf Life Saving Championships proudly supported by Your local Club returns to Blacksmiths Beach for 2019.

The State’s premier surf event has been held at Swansea Belmont on ten occasions most recently in 2018.

The event attracts around 6,000 competitors from all over NSW, along with 600 volunteer officials and up to 15,000 family and spectators.

For all your accommodation/dining options and things to do while in Lake Macquarie visit www.visitlakemac.com.au [external].

Schedule of Events

  • 23 - 24 February: Lifesaving Events (Champion Lifesaver Patrol Competition)
  • 1 - 3 March: Age Championships (U9 - U14) Open First Aid Events
  • 6 - 7 March: Masters Championships (Masters Boats on Friday 8 March)
  • 8 - 10 March: Open Championships (U15 - Open)

Inclusive Events For 2019 Age Champs!

SLSNSW is committed to the inclusion of people of all abilities, and will stage for the first time at the 2019 Age Champs inclusive surf, board, sprint and flags events! To enter please contact Claire Bevis, SLSNSW Membership Manager. Entries close Friday 25 January 2019. More information is available in the Inclusive Events Information flyer.

New B-Division For 2019 State Champs!

Did you know this year there is a B-division for 20-29 year olds? That means you don’t have to be an elite athlete or iron person to come and hang out at State Champs! More information and details on how to enter are available in the Entry Circular.

State Champs Merch

SLSNSW are excited to announce that you can now pre-order State Championships merchandise and collect your order in the Merchandise Tent at Swansea Belmont during the 2019 State Championships.

Save time by shopping the full range and purchasing the items that you like. Any remaining stock will be available in store for purchase throughout the event.

Pre-order now by visiting: slsnsw.myshopify.com

Don’t delay! All orders must be placed by 5pm on Friday 15th February in order to be ready for collection.

A Frequently Asked Questions document has been put together to assist with any questions you may have!


Available Documents