Family Water Safety Day

Family Water Safety Day

Start Date & Time: Sunday, 30 April 2017 10:00 am

End Date & Time: Sunday, 30 April 2017 04:00 pm

Address: Willoughby Leisure Centre, Small Street, Willoughby

Cost: Free


This event provides an opportunity to:

  • Chat to experts at the information booths (from 10 am).
  • Equip yourself with water survival techniques in the simulated rip currents (from 12noon).
  • Participate in water activities including swim skills assessment and adult learn to swim classes.
  • Learn how to wear, use and pick the right life jacket.
  • Purchase discounted life jackets through the ‘Old4New Lifejacket Upgrade’ program.
  • Listen to presentations on how to respond in case of emergencies when fishing, swimming or boating to prevent drowning.
  • Find out the facilities and programs Willoughby Leisure Centre offers.
  • Enjoy a sausage sizzle at a small cost, with funds going to the Willoughby Swim Club.  

Note: Bring your swimwear if you plan to participate in the water activities.

This event is presented by Council in partnership with Department of Primary Industries, Transport for NSW & Maritime Services, Marine Rescue NSW, Recreational Fishing Alliance NSW, Surf Life Saving and Asian Women’s’ At Work Inc.

Contact: Willoughby Leisure Centre Reception on 9958 5799 or email

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