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Research News: Download the latest issue here

The latest issue of Research News is now available to download. The purpose of this newsletter is to provide a comprehensive update on Surf Life Saving Australia's latest research activities and developments.

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Surf Life Saving is focused on exploring statistical and analytical data to support development of education, technology, communications and operations to reduce coastal drowning deaths in Australia.

Although SLS has been conducting research for many years, 2010 was the birth of a dedicated and thorough research program. The SLS Research Scheme was introduced to adopt rigour into research project design and provide funding for targeted and priority research projects.

For further information on SLSA Research, please visit