News Release

Bayswater Beach Closed for Swimming

August 26th, 2015

Bayswater Beach in Lunenburg County is closed for swimming due to poor water quality. For more information, please see the attached Question and Answer sheet.

Lifesaving Sport Series Round 3 Results

August 26th, 2015

Athletes competed in the third round of the Lifesaving Sport Series on Saturday, August 22 at Martinique Beach in Halifax County.

Canadian Surf Lifesaving Championship Safety Plan

August 26th, 2015

Attached is the safety plan for the Canadian Surf Lifesaving Championship (CSLC), taking place August 28 to 30 at Martinique and Rainbow Haven Beaches.

Nova Scotia's Lifeguards To End Supervision

August 25th, 2015

NOVA SCOTIA’S LIFEGUARDS TO END SUPERVISION

Halifax, N.S. – The Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service (NSLS) will be completing supervision for the summer this weekend.

Nova Scotia To Host The Canadian Surf Lifesaving Championships

August 19th, 2015

NOVA SCOTIA TO HOST THE CANADIAN SURF LIFESAVING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Melmerby Beach Reopens

August 15th, 2015

After receiving and reviewing the most recent water quality test results, the Medical Officer of Health has authorized the reopening of Melmerby Beach in Pictou County for swimming, effective immediat

Melmerby Beach Closed For Swimming

August 13th, 2015

Melmerby Beach in Pictou County is closed for swimming due to poor water quality. For more information, please see the attached Question and Answer sheet.

Lifesaving Sport Series Round 2 Results

August 10th, 2015

Athletes competed in the second round of the Lifesaving Sport Series on Saturday, August 8 at Rissers Beach in Lunenburg County.

Lifesaving Sport Series Round 1 Results

August 7th, 2015

Athletes competed in the first round of the Lifesaving Sport Series on Wednesday, July 29 at Point Michaud Beach in Richmond County.

Understanding Rip Currents

July 20th, 2015

The Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service (NSLS) encourages all beach patrons to understand the power of rip currents, and the strength they carry.