YEAR 4 - 12       Group size maximum 30             Duration 1 – 2 hours

surf 3

Details of Activity

An introduction to Tropical Marine Safety and Surf Lifesaving Skills. Usually preceded by ‘Stinger Talk’ to raise awareness of Jellyfish and includes beach and surf events and encouraging teamwork. 

Allow ½ hr prior to activity for stinger talk. Carnival at stinger nets in stinger season, allow 30 mins walk. Carnival conducted at HBEEC out of stinger season.

Learning Intent

  • Challenge ourselves in an environment where the risks have been safely managed.
  • Work together as a team.
  • Set achievable but challenging goals.
  • Develop strategies that help us overcome challenge.


  • Recognise personal qualities and achievements


  • Develop self-discipline and set goals
  • Become confident ,resilient and adaptable

Social Management

  • Contribute to groups and teams.
  • Encouraging others.
  • Working as part of a team



Year level standards and content descriptions can be found within the linked curriculum document.
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