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Macleay Surf Life Saving Clubs eligible to receive extra $10,000 funding boost | The Macleay Argus



Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA) is set to receive an additional $9.7 million in government funding to help protect beachgoers and improve volunteer lifesaving skills across the nation. Made up of two parts, the Water and Snow Safety Program will receive $3.1 million to support SLSA’s Beach Safety Equipment Fund. Macleay Surf lifesaving Clubs can now access up to $10,000 per annum over the next two years to purchase new or replacement patrol equipment such as rescue boards, life jackets, rescue manikins, inflatable rescue boats, and medical supplies. The remaining $6.6 million will be used over two years to continue providing vocational education and training (VET) to volunteers and build on SLSA’s capability. Federal Member for…

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