The Australian Surf Life Saving Championships (The Aussies 2017) are being held on the Gold Coast from 25 March–2 April, 2017. It is the biggest sporting event of the Surf Life Saving season, a surf sports showcase of the skills needed by our volunteers to ensure they are rescue ready. The event will attract more than 7,000 competitors from Surf Life Saving clubs across Australia.

There will be regular media opportunities throughout the event. Any media on location for The Aussies 2017 will require official media accreditation, issued by SLSA Media.

All media personnel will be required to sign in at the Media Centre upon arrival each day.

Media Operations Enquiries

For more information about event coverage and media operations at The Aussies 2017 please contact:

Surf Life Saving Australia Media Team.
M: 0407 286 619

To apply for media accreditation, please fill in the form below. All fields are compulsory.

Accreditation applications close 5pm AEST 22 March, 2017.