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Shark Sighting Closes Beaches at Ballina

By at July 27, 2015 | 6:59 pm | 0 Comment

Shark Sighting Closes Beaches at Ballina

A large shark has been spotted just offshore this morning at Ballina near a group of surfers. Police and Surf Life Saving have closed beaches in the area for the few  hours and are urging people to stay out of the water. Ballina SLSC members have helped police clear the water and erected beach closed signs. The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter is conducting aerial more...

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Large swells and strong winds expected along NSW Coast

By at April 8, 2015 | 3:27 pm | 0 Comment

Large swells and strong winds expected along NSW Coast

Surf Life Saving NSW are urging beachgoers from Illawarra to the Hunter to maintain extra vigilance when participating in coastal activities over the next two days after the Bureau of Meteorology issued a dangerous surf warning. Strong off-shore winds reaching speeds of up to 50 knots are expected to bring peak swells of between 4-6 metres throughout more...

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Cricket legends Brian Lara and Glenn McGrath interacts with Indian community

By at April 8, 2015 | 12:52 am | 0 Comment

Cricket legends Brian Lara and Glenn McGrath interacts with Indian community

Commonwealth Bank’s Migrant Financial Services team including Kavita Shukla and Ed Box organized an exclusive evening with two great cricket legends, Glenn McGrath and Brian Lara, at Novotel , Parramatta  on March  23 which was attended by many people from Indian community.   With the world cup fever in full swing, many such pop-up events are being held in more...

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Heavy swells forecast for NSW coastline

By at February 20, 2015 | 6:41 pm | 0 Comment

Heavy swells forecast for NSW coastline

Photo Courtesy: The Herald Surf Life Saving New South Wales urges all coastal water users to remain vigilant following the issuing of a dangerous surf warning by the Bureau of Meteorology. The heavy swells, strong coastal winds and widespread rain expected are caused by the presence of Tropical Cyclone Marcia off the Queensland Coast. Heavy conditions are expected more...

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More heavy swells forecast for NSW coast

By at February 5, 2015 | 5:58 pm | 0 Comment

More heavy swells forecast for NSW coast

Surf Life Saving New South Wales is urging all coastal water users to be mindful of their own and others safety with heavy swells expected to hit over the next 48 hours. An initial south to south-easterly swell of around 2 – 2.5 metres will affect the Batemans Coast region by Wednesday evening. The swell has been forecast to head north overnight and will affect the more...

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Dangerous surf forecast to hit NSW coast

By at January 30, 2015 | 6:18 pm | 0 Comment

Dangerous surf forecast to hit NSW coast

Surf Life Saving New South Wales is urging all coastal water users to exercise caution over the next 48 hours as dangerous surf conditions have been forecast. From Friday a south-to-south-easterly swell of up to 4 metres with a swell period of up to 12 seconds is expected to affect the entire NSW coastline. The hazardous conditions have been forecast to continue into more...

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Horror day on NSW beaches

By at January 2, 2015 | 7:35 pm | 0 Comment

Horror day on NSW beaches

Surf Life Saving resources and volunteers have been stretched to the limit dealing with huge crowds and major rescues and emergency incidents, including one confirmed drowning on the Central Coast. New Year’s Day is often one of the busiest on NSW beaches, however experienced lifesavers are saying they can’t remember a day when so many incidents and emergencies have more...

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New Years Surf warning

By at January 2, 2015 | 7:14 pm | 0 Comment

New Years Surf warning

Surf lifesavers are asking people to use their common sense when taking to the beach and waterways over the New Year period. New Year’s Day is one of the busiest beach days of the year and lifesavers and lifeguards will be on full alert to protect the hundreds of thousands of beachgoers expected. Adam Weir, Surf Life Saving NSW Operations Manager, says that people more...

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Rock Fishing: Leading cause of coastal drownings in NSW

By at December 22, 2014 | 3:14 pm | 0 Comment

Rock Fishing: Leading cause of coastal drownings in NSW

While overall coastal drowning figures for NSW are significantly down from last year, for the first time rock fishing deaths have topped the list at 26.7%, making it the leading cause of all coastal drownings. Eight people died while rocks fishing in the 2013-14 year in NSW and 27 rockfishing deaths have been recorded since 2011-12. None of the victims were wearing a more...

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Interbranch Surf champs off to flying start

By at December 15, 2014 | 7:00 pm | 0 Comment

Interbranch Surf champs off to flying start

Defending Interbranch champions Sydney are fighting a tough battle to retain their title at the conclusion of the first day of the championships on Saturday. Sydney Northern Beaches who last held the title in 2012 are virtually tied with Sydney. Central Coast and Hunter round out the top four. Day 1 got underway in windy conditions at Catherine Hill Bay SLSC with the more...

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