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Question: What Weighs 300 Million Tons?

Answer: The yearly plastic waste worldwide. The invention of plastic has been critical in the development of many important fields.  From making consumer goods more accessible, to the improvement of safety devices such as padded foam dashboard and bicycle helmets. However, the low cost and versatility of plastic has also made us reliant on single-use […]

Survival Round – this weekend!

An important reminder that this weekend, four of our Newport Life Savers will compete in the 5th and final round of the Kellogg’s Nutri-Grain Iron series (see the previous article). Whilst Lizzie Welborn will be in a battle for second place, Max and Charlie Brooks along with Jackson Borg will be pushing hard for results […]

Find out how you can win $500 this season by obtaining your Bronze Medallion or upgrading your skills!

Upcoming Courses If you are interested in participating in one of the courses listed below, please contact the [email protected] Bronze Medallion Start Thursday, 30 January | Assessment Thursday, 2 April and Saturday, 5 April (TBC) Advanced Resuscitation Techniques Start Tuesday, 21 January | Assessment Tuesday, 11 February

Swimming into 2020 – Pool to Peak, a success

Cooler temperatures greeted our swimmers for this year’s Pool to Peak ocean swim.  This is the first swim in the Pittwater Ocean Swim series and a total of 590 swimmers entered, 84 more than in 2019. Thank you to our sponsors and supporters Harris Farm, Temperzone, Johnson Bros, Mitre 10 – Mona Vale, Johnson Bros, […]

Nippers is Back

Nippers starts back this Sunday (12/1/2020). We look forward to seeing everyone back at the beach for a 8.45 am start. The shop will be open for anyone needing to purchase items that may have been lost over the break. All children are required to wear the skull cap and nipper rashie.