Nippers Registration


Registration Days for all Sandpipers will be Sunday 18th and Sunday 25th September 2016 at Corrimal Memorial Pool from 10.00am to 12.00pm. Proficiency swims will take place at this time.

Registration is done online now. Registering to become a surf life saving club member has never been easier. Visit and follow the steps.

Note that this system can process both applications for new memberships and renewals for existing memberships.

Payment can be made via internet banking or cash only on registration/proficiency swim day at the Corrimal Pool. Contact the club for details.

A Clearance/Transfer is required from your present/former club if you wish to change clubs. This is a requirement even if you have not been involved with the surf life saving movement for a number of years.


Little Nippers (5 year olds, Under 6, Under 7) – $40.00
Nippers – first child – $40.00
Subsequent children – $35.00
Family Membership – $150.00
Associate members – $50.00

Associate members (non active) – $80.00

Parents of “Sandpipers” are encouraged to join as associate members in order to be covered by the club’s insurance in the event of a mishap during club activities.

Little Nippers cannot be granted full membership to a surf club within Australia. To cover them for insurance purposes, a $40.00 fee is required. All new junior members are required to show “Proof of Age”.

Corrimal Nippers


The following age group details are specified by Surf Life Saving Australia:

1st October 2002 to 30th September 2003 – U/14
1st October 2003 to 30th September 2004 – U/13
1st October 2004 to 30th September 2005 – U/12
1st October 2005 to 30th September 2006 – U/11
1st October 2006 to 30th September 2007 – U/10
1st October 2007 to 30th September 2008 – U/9
1st October 2008 to 30th September 2009 – U/8

The above children are eligible to compete in surf carnivals and Sunday morning nippers.

1st October 2009 to 30th September 2010 – U/7
1st October 2010 to 30th September 2011 – U/6

A child may join a Club as soon as he/she turns 5 years of age. If a child reaches the age of five years after 30th September 2016, they may join Nippers for the remainder of the 2016/17 season, however will remain in the U/6 Nipper group in the 2017/18 season. These children are only in the surf club on an educational basis. There will be no competition during Sunday morning nippers and they are unable to compete in surf carnivals.

In registering your child you give your explicit permission to use photographs & video for marketing. Please advise club officials if you do not want images taken of your child.