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2020 NSW Surf Life Saving Championships

  • DATE

    22 Feb 2020 to 08 Mar 2020

  • TIME



    118 Ungala Rd

    Blacksmiths NSW 2281

NSW Surf Life Saving Championships proudly supported by Your local club returns to Blacksmiths Beach for 2020.

The State’s premier surf event has been held at Swansea Belmont on a nine occasions most recently in 2019.

The event attracts around 6000 competitors from all over NSW, along with 600 volunteer officials and up to 15,000 family and spectators.

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Schedule of Events

  • 22 - 23 February: Lifesaving Events (Champion Lifesaver Patrol Competition)
  • 28 Feb - 1 March: Age Championships (U9 - U14) Open First Aid Events
  • 4 - 5 March: Masters Championships (Masters Boats on Friday 6 March)
  • 6 - 8 March: Open Championships (U15 - Open)

Your local club Inclusive Championships - ENTRIES NOW OPEN!

Entries for the 2020 Your local club Inclusive Championships (Sunday 1 March 2020) are now open (closing Wednesday 19 February) and can be submitted via JotForm.

Following the success of the 2019 NSW Age Championships Inclusion Event, SLSNSW has partnered with Your local club to deliver this fantastic event on Sunday 1 March 2020 as part of the 2020 NSW Age Championships.

We will be hosting junior (7-10yrs) and senior (11yrs+) inclusion events in swim, board, sprints and flags.

Members with a disability aged 7 and above can compete in these events! Members need to be a current financial member of a Surf Life Saving Club. Members may be part of a club’s inclusive program, or may participate in club activities (in any age group).

More information about the 2020 Your local club Inclusive Championships can be found here.



Entry Circulars

Final Event Information Guides








Download the 2020 NSW Surf Life Saving Championships Program HERE!