Conferences and Workshops


Active Supervision and Community Education

The Australian Pool and Ocean Lifeguard Association Incorporated (APOLA) invites you to Active Supervision and Community Education our 27th National Conference hosted by Gold Coast City Council 4th and 5th of May 2023.

The Gold Coast is Australia’s most popular beach vacation destination and is home of Australia’s larges ocean lifeguard service.

Join us to experience the beautiful Gold Coast.

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

Conference Information and Registration forms are attached – registrations close 24 April 2023.

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


2023 Annual General Meeting

The Australian Pool and Ocean Lifeguard Association Incorporated 2023 Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held Thursday 4th May 2023 commencing on day 1 of the 2 day annual conference


Bondi Annual Lifeguard Challenge Relay

The Annual Lifeguard Challenge Relay date for February 2023 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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