News: Safety

New Lifeguard pods could help save lives on beaches this summer

An innovative lifeguard tower could save swimmers from dangerous rips and even a shark attack, after being launched onto the Australian market in time for summer. Unlike the traditional…

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Oct 20, 2020 Recreation / Safety / Tourism /


Surf Life Saving Australia opens applications for 2021 National Leadership College

Applications for Surf Life Saving Australia’s (SLSA) annual National Leadership College are now open for the 2021 program, to be held in Sydney from 31st January to 6th February at…

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Oct 20, 2020 Education / Recreation / Safety /


AFL’s Gabba Grand Final to be played in front of 30,000 fans

The 2020 AFL Grand Final between Richmond and Geelong will be played in front of 30,000 fans at the Gabba in Brisbane. AFL Chief Executive, Gillon McLachlan confirmed the capacity…

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Oct 20, 2020 Safety / Sport / Venues /


ExerciseNZ cites growing evidence gyms and fitness clubs are safe

The Exercise Association of New Zealand (ExerciseNZ) has highlighted growing evidence from around the world that gyms and fitness clubs are safe places to be in amid the COVID-19…

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Oct 20, 2020 Fitness / Recreation / Safety /


Ticketing malfunction sees NRL fans in queues with no social distancing outside Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium

A ticketing malfunction saw thousands of fans left waiting in lengthy queues with no social distancing outside Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium prior to Friday’s NRL preliminary…

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Oct 19, 2020 Safety / Sport / Ticketing / Venues /


New accesso guide charts the reimagining of the guest journey post-COVID-19

Access solutions company accesso has released a free step-by-step guide to assist attractions operators in the creation of a safe, but enjoyable, environment for returning guests, while…

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Oct 19, 2020 Attractions / Safety / Technology / Ticketing / Tourism /


Victorian Premier omits ‘high-risk’ gyms from state’s reopening plans

While Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews yesterday announced an easing of the state's Coronavirus outlines restrictions, he has expressly excluded fitness facilities from activities and…

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Oct 19, 2020 Aquatics / Fitness / Government / Safety / Wellness /


Reopened fitness clubs see more than two-thirds of members return

A newly released industry survey of post-Coronavirus gym operations around the world has revealed that reopened clubs have seen see more than two-thirds of their members return.…

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Oct 19, 2020 Billing / Finance / Fitness / Safety / Wellness /


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Developed in Europe, this innovative system offers a safety management solution for swimming pools that checks individual swimmers via their wristband - monitoring their depth and time. Sensors…

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