Surf Life Saving Australia


an association with branches in all states which aims to prevent drowning at ocean beaches and increase awareness of water safety; originated from the Surf Bathing Association of NSW formed in 1907; in 1924 took over surf safety responsibility from the Royal Life Saving Society. Abbrev.: SLSA
Formerly (until 1991), Surf Life Saving Association of Australia.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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