Grant funding is an ideal way to obtain equipment, infrastructure or program funding for your club. In support of SLSCs in NSW, SLSNSW provides a professional grant service at no fee to NSW SLSCs through the Surf Life Saving Foundation’s Grant Seeking Unit (GSU). The GSU is a national grant research and writing support unit for SLS entities across Australia.

More information about the Surf Life Saving Foundation and the work they carry out can be found on our website


There are a number of ClubGRANTS Category 1 programs now opening in the Northern Beaches region, many of which are scheduled to close mid next month.  These include the following:

  • ClubGRANTS Category 1 Balgowlah RSL Memorial Club Ltd (closing 12/4/23)
  • ClubGRANTS Category 1 Dee Why RSL (closing 12/4/23)
  • ClubGRANTS Category 1 Pittwater RSL Club  (closing 14/4/23)
  • ClubGRANTS Category 1 Club Totem  (closing 14/4/23)
  • ClubGRANTS Category 1 Avalon Beach RSL Club Ltd  (closing 14/4/23)

Many of the SLS Northern Beaches Branch clubs are eligible to apply to these programs.

Memo – ClubsNSW ClubGRANTS Mar 2023

Local Sport Defibrillator Grant Program 2022/23

The NSW Office of Sport Local Sport Defibrillator Grant Program 2022/23 is now open for applications, closing 10 February 2023 or until the total funding allocation is exhausted.
This program provides NSW sports clubs with the opportunity to acquire an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) package for their club at a reduced cost. An AED package includes an AED, an AED familiarisation instruction and a minimum of six years of essential defibrillator maintenance (noting that battery warranties may have a shorter duration). Memo – NSW Local Sport Defibrillator Grant Program Nov 22 Final

Discounted fuel with Ampol for your Surf Life Saving Club

As part of our ongoing partnership with Ampol, you as a Surf Life Saving club have access to a 5% discount on AmpolCash, allowing you to buy fuel and shop items from participating* Ampol sites nationwide. Whether you need to fill up fast, grab a meal on the go, or want to reward a club member, AmpolCash is the pre-paid gift card that makes it easy.

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FREE Paint with Dulux

Thanks to our partnership with Dulux, every surf club around Australia is entitled to FREE Dulux Weathershield paint each year, as well as your choice of Dulux colour and sheen level. As the patrolling season comes to a close, there’s no better time to get painting!

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