confirm exact dates of beach patrols, please phone Coffs
Harbour City Council
on (02) 6648 4000 or
services on (02) 6648 4681.
If you never been in the surf before or are not sure of what to do, ask a lifeguard or
lifesaver. They have knowledge and experience and can advise you on how to maximise
safety. Whenever swimming, always watch for the next
Do not stay in until you are exhausted, and SWIM BETWEEN THE FLAGS. Don't rely on
a float for your safety. You may be knocked off, out of your depth.
Please click here for a link to the cool
Kellogg's surf lifesaving page for further surf safety, resuscitation
tips, body surfing lessons and other great things to know about surf