Nippers Registration

Nippers program commences on Sunday 15th October 2017.

Registration Days for all Sandpipers will be Sunday 8th and Sunday 15th October 2017 at Corrimal Surf Club from 9am to 12pm. Pool proficiency is compulsory for ALL NIPPERS U8 – U14 and can be completed at Corrimal Heated Pool on Thursday 19th October 2017 4pm – 6pm.

Registration is now done online via the Members Portal. 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 the above registration days.


Little Nippers (5 year olds, Under 6, Under 7) – $50.00
Under 8 to Under 14 Nipper + 1x Parent – $100.00
Family Membership – $150.00 (includes 2x Adults and ALL children under 18)

Parents of “Sandpipers” in under 8s and above MUST join 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 $50.00 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 2003 to 30th September 2004 Under 14s
1st October 2004 to 30th September 2005 Under 13s
1st October 2005 to 30th September 2006 Under 12s
1st October 2006 to 30th September 2007 Under 11s
1st October 2007 to 30th September 2008 Under 10s
1st October 2008 to 30th September 2009 Under 9s
1st October 2009 to 30th September 2010 Under 8s

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

1st October 2010 to 30th September 2011 Under 7s
1st October 2011 to 30th September 2012 Under 6s

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 2017, they may join Nippers for the remainder of the 2017/18 season, however will remain in the U/6 Nipper group in the 2018/19 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.