Welcome to Surf Life Saving NSW Lower North Coast Branch. Here you will find links to our surf clubs serving the Mid North Coast of NSW.

Our Service Area

Providing a community service from Crowdy Head in the north to Pacific Palms in the south.


Our Mission

To save lives, create great Australians and build better communities.

Surf Life Saving Lower North Coast Branch is the major water safety, drowning prevention and rescue organisation in the coastal area from Crowdy Head in the north to Seal Rocks in the south.

 We are a network of volunteer surf lifesavers, professional lifeguards, support operations and drowning prevention infrastructure and systems.

What we do

Our primary role is to save lives on the beach, and our 6 clubs and their 1600 members, are part of the 129 Surf Life Saving Clubs and 74,000 members in NSW, making us one of the largest volunteer movements in Australia.

Surf Life Saving Lower North Coast is a not-for-profit organisation which relies on community generosity including donations, fundraising and corporate sponsorship.

Surf Life Saving is an inclusive and uniquely Australian movement which offers people young and old, the opportunity to make a difference, make friends and maybe save a life.


Below are some contact details to help you find the right person for your query.

Contact Us

Board Members

 President-Brian Wilcox 0421 344 024     bjwilcox@optusnet.com.au

Vice President – Paul Scott 0404 479 004                psco7776@bigpond.net.au         

Director of Administration – Vacant     tsbc8@bigpond.com

Director of Finance – JimTyrpenou – 0457 840 748             jktyrpenou@bigpond.com

Director of Lifesaving – Nathan DeRooy –

0423 662097  nathan.derooy2@westnet.com.au

Director of Education – Janne Moran – 0429 469 670        lncslseducation@outlook.com

Director of Surf Sports – Terry Aldridge- 0412 268 932      tlaldridge@bigpond.com

Director of Youth and Member Services – Lorraine Morgan 0410 269 848  surfview243@hotmail.com