Water Safety

Water Safety Tips

Water Safety is for everyone and applies to beaches, pools and open bodies of water such as rivers, lakes and dams.

Rip Currents

Most of the thousands of rescues that happen each year on our beaches are related to rips.

School Water Safety Education Program

We're celebrating 50 years of water safety education in 2016. Each year Lifeguards deliver our unique Water Safety Education Program to over 13,000 primary school children across Newcastle.

Activity Sheets

A variety of learning tools are available to download to reinforce the water safety messages.

Water Safety Games

We have developed a range of fun, interactive flash games that help teach you about pool, beach and water safety.