Frequently Asked Questions
The Blue Card system is used in Queensland as a prevention and monitoring system for people working with children and young people. All members 18 years and older are required to hold a current Blue Card. If you don’t have a card you cannot participate in any Club activities and because parents are required to be present during all our Junior Activities programs, your child will have to miss out too.
You will find the form you need on our Membership page
You will need to get a swimming teacher or coach to sign off the child’s Junior Swim Proficiency Form. Club uniforms are available to purchase on Sundays, prior to commencement of our activities.
No, it is a requirement of membership that a parent or caregiver is on the beach at all times while their child is participating in our program.
It is an expectation that parents get involved in helping to run these activities. There are many ways to help from becoming a water safety officer to helping set up or cook the BBQ each week, without parent helpers we cannot provide junior lifesaver (Nippers) activities.