Surf lifesaving patrols

Australian lifeguards

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

Council provides a lifeguard service during peak periods.

2017 beach patrols

Beach Patrol dates Days of service² Patrol times Number of guards¹
Grassy Head Saturday 8 April 2017 -
Tuesday 25 April 2017
7 days 10am - 2pm 2
South West Rocks
(Horseshoe Bay)
Saturday 8 April 2017 -
Tuesday 25 April 2017
7 days 10am - 2pm 2
South West Rocks
(Main Beach)
Monday 10 April 2017 -
Monday 24 April 2017
5 days 10am - 2pm 1
Hat Head Monday 10 April 2017 -
Monday 24 April 2017
5 days 10am - 2pm 2
Crescent Head Monday 10 April 2017 -
Monday 24 April 2017
5 days 10am - 2pm 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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