The Australian Surf Life Saving Championships, known as “The Aussies” dates back to the first edition conducted at Bondi Beach in March 1915. 

Since then, The Aussies has become a major event on the Australian sporting landscape, in the magnitude of the Commonwealth Games, and consists of a nine-day festival of Surf Life Saving sport action including:

  • Australian Youth Surf Life Saving Championships - 14 and 15 April 2018
  • Australian Masters Surf Life Saving Championships - 16 and 17 April 2018
  • Australian Open Surf Life Saving Championship - 18 to 22 April 2018


This event has already happened. Visit our See & Do page to see what other events are coming up.

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This event is organised by Surf Life Saving Australia


  • Free


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The Esplanade, Scarborough Beach

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