Surf lifesaving patrols

Australian lifeguards

Kempsey Shire boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in Australia.

Council provides a lifeguard service during peak periods.

2018 beach patrols

Beach Patrol dates Patrol times Days of service² Number of guards¹
Grassy Head Saturday 14 April 2018 -
Sunday 29 April 2018
10am - 2pm 7 days 2
South West Rocks
(Horseshoe Bay)
Saturday 14 April 2018 -
Sunday 29 April 2018
10am - 2pm 7 days 2
South West Rocks
(Main Beach)
Monday 16 April 2018 -
Friday 27 April 2018
10am - 2pm 5 days 1
Hat Head Monday 16 April 2018 -
Friday 27 April 2018
10am - 2pm 5 days 2
Crescent Head Monday 16 April 2018 -
Friday 27 April 2018
10am - 2pm 5 days 2

Notes:

¹ Number of lifeguards

² Number of days per week which are manned by lifeguards. Surf Life Saving Clubs provide volunteer surf lifesaving services on weekends and public holidays at South West Rocks Main Beach, Hat Head and Crescent Head beaches.

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