Become A Surf Lifesaver

With over 30,000 visitors to Stockton Beach each year Stockton Surf Life Saving Club is always looking for committed volunteers to become a surf lifesaver and help patrol the beach.

When you become a surf lifesaver, you are equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to save a life.

Disability Aids

Stockton Surf Life Saving Club endeavours to accommodate every member of the community, irrespective of any limiting or permanent disability. Stockton Surf Life Saving Club is one of the first clubs to provide a specially built all-terrain amphibious wheelchair designed for people with different abilities who may need assistance in accessing the water safely and reliably.

Book Our Venue

The Function Venue upstairs at Stockton Surf Life Saving Club has established itself as a premium event space capable of catering for all types of functions from weddings, charity events, corporate bookings and more.

Enjoy the amazing north east facing views of the Stockton Bight, Stockton beach, Newcastle and the breakwaters

100+ Years Of Surf Life Saving

Welcome to Stockton Surf Lifesaving Club

The Stockton Club was formed in 1908 and has served to protect the coastline continuously ever since. Stockton SLSC is situated at the southern end of the Stockton Bight, which stretches from the northern side of the Hunter River at Newcastle to Birubi Point, a distance of 23 miles.

The club is a local community organisation operated by volunteers who are dedicated to protecting members of the public who surf and swim at the beach.

The Surf Club provides lifesaving services over the summer months, with members patrolling the beach on weekends and public holidays from September-April each year. The Club has a range of programs for everyone, including Nippers Program, a Youth Development Program, Surf Sports and provides a range of education and training.

All active club members are encouraged to obtain the relevant award(s) to gain qualifications and experience in specific roles within the surf life saving movement.

The minimum requirement for active patrol members is the Surf Rescue Certificate (13-14 years of age) and the Bronze Medallion (15 years and over). More information on club membership can be obtained here.

Patrol Roster

View or download the latest patrol roster.


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Education & Awards

Get more info on the current & future education course dates.

Surf Sports Competiton

Learn how to get into SLSA surf sports events

Bring Your Kids Along To Nippers

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2021 Annual General Meeting

This notice is to advise that the 2021 Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Saturday 6 November 2021, 3pm at the Surf Club. Refreshments and finger food to follow the meeting. Please RSVP at the following link – 2020/21...

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Important Information for the Start of 2021/22 Season

This document gives guidance and information about what the current Covid-19 restrictions and requirements mean for activities at Stockton SLSC. This is a live document and may change as restrictions and requirements change. See below for key information for each...

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Expressions of interest for Committee Positions 2021/2022

If you would like to join the committee of Stockton SLSC, expressions of interest are currently open. Please download the expressions of interest form and return via postal address PO Box 29, Stockton NSW 2295 or email The closing date for...

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Stockton Surf Life Saving Club

Ph: (02) 4928 3562

Location: Pitt St, Stockton NSW 2295