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Nipper Fees

2020-21 Season Coolum Nipper Fees

Nipper fees for the 2020-2021 season are detailed below.  

Nipper Fees  
1st Nipper of a family group  $200
2nd Nipper of a family group $120
3rd Nipper of a family group  $50
4th Nipper of a family group  $50
Associate Nipper Parent Membership  $0
Competition Carnival Fee  $0

Fees cover; Nipper club membership, attendance on Sunday, mid-week training, long sleeve pink rash shirt, coloured nipper cap, use of nipper equipment on Sundays and training days, Branch Subscription & insurance, loan of competition singlet & club cap, competition carnival nomination fees.

The club will pay State nomination fee for those Nippers that qualify or make Branch finals only. In all other instances Nippers are welcome to represent the club at States but will need to fund their own entry fee.

Please ensure you pay for the correct membership category and reference your name.

Fair Play Vouchers

The Queensland Government’s Fair Play Voucher may be able to assist your family in subsidising Nipper fees and this year due to COVID has been extended until 11th November. 

Find out more about Fair Play vouchers.

For further information please call Coolum Beach Surf Lifesaving Club Administration on 5446 1148 Ext 7 or via 

2020-21 Season Nipper Handbook

For all the information you need to know about nippers this season download our 2020-21 Nipper Handbook.

2020-21 Season Nipper Handbook 2020-21 Season Nipper Handbook (234 KB)

Coolum Nippers volunteer positions

Coolum Beach Nippers could not operate without active involvement from parents and caregivers.

Nipper volunteer position guide

Position Title Responsibilities Training Commitment
Level 1 Carnival Official Official at carnivals Online course Approx 3 x carnivals per season
Age Managers Manage an age group for the season.
Facilitate skills development through fun, safe, organised nipper activities
Age Managers course (online)
Observation Course
Sunday mornings
Nipper Committee Administration of Nippers On the job training Regular committee meetings
Time throughout the week as required to complete tasks
Water Safety Under the direction of the Water Safety Officer provides water safety support. 6 week SRC or Bronze course Sunday mornings
Nippers beach set up
(10 x volunteers)
Set up the beach each Sunday morning: 
Sprint track
Flag arena
Age flags
Arena flags
On the job training Sunday mornings
Gear Shed Assistants
(2 x volunteers)
Under the direction of the Gear Steward ensure all equipment is washed and returned to the correct location in Nipper shed On the job training Sunday mornings
(2 x volunteers)
Capture a collection of images that tell the story of Coolum Nippers and the volunteers throughout the 2020/2021 season in accordance with SLSQ photography policies SLSQ photographer accreditation
Must have own equipment
Some Sunday sessions
Some weekday training sessions
Important club days
We would like to thank our sponsors for their continual support.

Corporate Partner


Gold Sponsors

  • Bendigo Bank
  • Billabong Pool Servicing and Supply
  • BRD Group
  • Coolum Caprice
  • Eastell and Co
  • Ken Mills
  • MGI Audit
  • Rip Curl Coolum
  • The Shop Coolum

Silver Sponsors

  • Coolum Caprice
  • Mitre 10
  • Peregian Golf Course

Bronze Sponsors

  • Air-Rite
  • Baldwin Aquatic
  • Competitions Guide
  • Greenhalgh Pickard

Training Partner