Conferences and Workshops


The Australian Professional Ocean Lifeguard Association Incorporated (APOLA) invites you to MANAGING AQUATIC RISKS, our 26th National Conference hosted by URBNSURF Melbourne 5th and 6th of May 2022.

URBNSURF Melbourne is Australia’s 1st commercially operating wave park and uses ‘Wave Garden’ technology.

Join us to experience this unique example of what many are saying is the future of the aquatic industry.

Contact Conference Coordinator Ken Holloway for more information on mobile 0422 899 813.

Conference Information and Registration forms are attached – registrations close 27 April 2022.

2022 Annual Conference Registration Form 5-6 May 2022
APOLA Media Release MANAGING AQUATIC RISKS 20 February 2022
2022 Annual Conference MANAGING AQUATIC RISKS Information Brochure

2022 Annual General Meeting

The Australian Professional Ocean Lifeguard Association Incorporated 2022 Annual General Meeting AGM will be held Friday 5th May 2022 commencing at 5pm at the 3 Blue Ducks Café, Restaurant and Bar URBNSURF Melbourne

Bondi Annual Lifeguard Challenge Relay

The Annual Lifeguard Challenge Relay date for February 2022 is yet to be set – more information available each January in the lead up to this great evening of lifeguard event racing.

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