NSW Representative Team
SLSNSW picks a number of teams throughout the season according to carnivals and events in each season. Team information is released months before any team is picked and everybody who is financial and proficient with a NSW club is eligible to be part of the team.
The responsibility of selecting the NSW team lies with the Board of Selectors, the selection policy is below as well as other important documents for all NSW team members and those aspiring to make the team. For more information regarding the selection of state teams please contact SLSNSW directly or visit the SLSNSW Athletes Pathways web page –
Australian Representative Team
Supported by the Australian Sports Commission (ASC) and in partnership with Royal Life Saving Society Australia (RLSSA), an Australian team is selected to contest in the biennial World Lifesaving Championships and other national team competitions.
In addition to the Australian Life Saving team, there are national programs for youth aged members and elite surf boat crews.
For more information regarding the national pathways visit the SLSA High Performance Pathways web page –