Surf sports is one of the cornerstones of the surf lifesaving movement, allowing competitors to pursue a healthy lifestyle and gain recognition for their sporting efforts at the same time.

Each season North Barrier Branch’s premier sporting events continue grow in stature and in competitor numbers. Queensland athletes and clubs have also continued to dominate national and international competition, building the state’s reputation and proving our investment in surf sports is reaping rewards at all levels.

This summer North Barrier’s top lifesavers will line up across the region to take on the surf and sand, promising to be the most exciting season of sport on the beach. Young and old, professionals and beginners alike, will come together at a beach near you, delivering a thrilling carnival that you won’t want to miss.

Want to get involved?

Thousands of competitors from under-8 to masters (30 years+) compete in a variety of surf sports activities. Visit your local club to find out how you can get involved in surf sports.

For parents and older siblings you may be a perfect candidate to be a Level 1 Official.  Without officials, carnivals can’t run – if you are interested in finding out more, please feel free to contact the Regional Office on 4766 2200 or your local club contact.  Courses are run every year at no cost to a financial club member.

General Surf Sports Information

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