December 2003

National Lifesavers Day Australia

December 1 marked the beginning of summer and was also National Lifesavers Day in Australia. To emphasise the importance of the contribution of surf lifesavers, Surf Life Saving Australia released…


ILS Deadlines in 2004

ILS is organising in 2004 two meetings of the Board of Directors, one General Assembly and one World Championships. Board of Directors


Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

ILS was officially constituted in 1994 and will celebrate in 2004 its first ten years. We wish ILS already a happy tenth anniversary and many more decades to come.


RLSSA development project in India

Members of The Royal Life Saving Society Australia (RLSSA) travelled to India to participate in a development project, and to attend the ILS Asia Pacific Regional Assembly held in Goa…


Less drowning victims in Australia in 2003

The 2003 National Drowning Report prepared by Royal Life Saving Society Australia shows that drowning deaths have fallen by 15 percent compared to the five-year average.