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Tuesday, July 10, 2018 | National
​Following a lengthy and extensive recruitment process AUSTSWIM Chairman John Rigby is pleased to announce that the Board of AUSTSWIM has appointed Carl Partridge as its Chief Executive Officer.
Vale Ken Wood
Thursday, June 21, 2018 | National
AUSTSWIM pays tribute to the achievements and legacy of master coach Ken Wood
Congratulations 2018 Tasmanian AUSTSWIM Award Nominees & Recipients
Monday, June 18, 2018 | National, TAS, VIC
On Sunday 17th June 2018 Tasmanian AUSTSWIM Award Nominees & Recipients were recognised amongst colleagues & peers at the Leigh Nugent Freestyle Master Class.
Tis The Season...
Thursday, June 07, 2018 | National
THE winter season is upon us, but that’s no reason to get out of the water!
Key Note Speaker Set to Inspire
Monday, June 04, 2018 | National
With AUSTSWIM “Soak It Up” Conferences rolling out in the coming months, it’s time for our AUSTSWIMMERS to get to know David Buttifant, the acclaimed keynote speaker for the series.
2018 NSW AUSTSWIM Most Outstanding Contribution - Diane Gray
What a night! 2018 NSW AUSTSWIM Awards of Excellence
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | NSW
Friday 25 May 2018 saw the hosting of the 2018 NSW AUSTSWIM Awards of Excellence at The Epping Club. Just under 200 people joined Master of Ceremonies, Elka Whalan, AUSTSWIM Chairman, board members, life members, state council members, sponsors and the NSW & ACT team for the celebration of all nominees and the eight award recipients.
Congratulations 2018 Victorian AUSTSWIM Award Nominees & Recipients
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | National, VIC
On Sunday 20th May 2018 Victorian AUSTSWIM Award Nominees & Recipients were recognised amongst colleagues & peers at STREAM Aquatic Conference & Aquasummit at MLC, Kew.
Long Term Government funding to prevent drowniings
Monday, April 30, 2018 | National
The Coalition Government is ensuring continued support for Australia’s water safety sector with a three-year, $36.9 million funding commitment.
AUSTSWIM Statement
Tuesday, April 03, 2018 | National
AUSTSWIM, Australia’s leading organisation for the teaching of swimming and water safety, has released a statement from Chairman Mr John Rigby (please see below).
Australian techniques to pave way in India
Wednesday, February 07, 2018 | National
THE concept of life saving and water safety go hand in hand with Australian culture, but in places such as India, this isn’t always the case.
A new partner joining the AUSTSWIM family
Thursday, January 25, 2018 | National
Mattioli have risen to be the leading experts in Painting and Floor Coating maintenance and we are proud to have this award-winning family business on board as a National Partner.
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 | National, ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA
AUSTSWIM announces the introduction of Working with Children Check (WWCC) requirements for staff, course presenters and candidates, licensed teachers and aqua instructors in Australia.
Friday, December 01, 2017 | National
AUSTSWIM teachers are the backbone of swimming and water safety education and are urged to take the pledge in raising awareness of the importance of child supervision in, on and around water.
Who Knows Where Your AUSTSWIM Licence Can Take You
Friday, October 20, 2017 | National
Starting out as a Swim Teacher at "Friends Health & Fitness" in Hobart, Nell never thought it would lead her all the way to the USA where she worked her way up to be the Head of Waterfront at her camp.
Swim teacher makes an art of balancing life and disability
Thursday, August 17, 2017 | National
​On the face of it Carly Marchment-Supple has a perfectly balanced life
Fadila is leading ladies to love the water
Thursday, March 09, 2017 | National, International
AUSTSWIM teacher Fadila Chafic is struggling to keep up with demand for the ladies only swimming and water safety classes she has recently started in south west Sydney.
Take a Breath
Monday, February 06, 2017 | National
​An ability to control breathing, submerge and swim underwater are essential learning outcomes in swimming and water safety education.
AUSTSWIM and the Guidelines for Safe Pool Operation (GSPOs)
Monday, January 30, 2017 | National
The GSPOs provide a best practice framework for every aspect of aquatic operation and programming. They are managed on behalf of the industry by Royal Life Saving Australia.
Rip Current Awareness
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 | National
Don;t Risk The RIP
Get WETS Active with Christine
Friday, June 17, 2016 | National
Inspirational WETS presenter Christine Naysmith came to Australia from Scotland six years ago and quickly became entrenched in the industry.
Aqua guidelines launched
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 | National
In a significant move for the industry, AUSTSWIM’s Aqua Position Paper and Guidelines were launched at the recent FILEX fitness convention in Melbourne.

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