Patrol Hours


Black Head Surf Life Saving Club provides a patrolled beach during the months of September to April each year. These volunteer patrols occur on weekends and public holidays, with additional weekday council lifeguard services on offer during the Christmas Holiday break.

Patrol hours for the various months are as follows:

Season Open Date: 24th September 2018

  • September – December:  Saturday and Sunday 9:00am to 1:00pm
  • Christmas School Holidays (17th December 2018 – 21st January 2019): Saturday and Sunday 9:00am to 5:00pm

Note  –  A lifeguard service operates during the Christmas holiday period Monday to Fridays 9:00am – 5:00pm

  • January – April: Saturday and Sunday 9:00am to 1:00pm

Season Close Date: Tuesday 21st April 2019

          Patrol Teams and Patrol Roster dates for the 2018-2019 Season are on the link below;

PatrolRoster 2018/ 2019


For your safety, always swim between the red and yellow flags and obey any beach warning signs/closures that may be in force.

We look forward to seeing you down here at Black Head beach.