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Disabled Surfers Association of Australia Inc - Sydney (DSAA)

Operates from various locations in region

Phone: 0424 890 455

Mail: PO Box 134, Avalon NSW 2107



Description: Support, coaching and friendship for any persons with a disability, ranging from asthma or joint injuries to paraplegia, for former surfers or beginners. Special events, 'Hands On Day' for the public. Special soft Malibu surfboards, helmets, coaching by arrangement. Runs 'Train the Trainer' certificate course for volunteers on how to look after people with disabilities in and out of the surf. Details of coming events, competitions and awards on website. Holds annual Carnival on the last Sat in February at Collaroy Beach NSW.

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-6pm

Fees: $20 annual membership

Contact: Gary Blaschke 0424 890 455 Shane Henn 0419 266 385

Referral: Must have Doctor's Certificate if disability is not apparent

Disability Access: Yes (Onsite facilities)

Area Served: National

Facilities Note: all equipment supplied

Volunteering Note: Able bodied member volunteers are also welcome

Keywords: Physical Disability; Surfing; Youth; Broad Community; People with a Disability; Sports and Leisure Volunteers; Asthma; Paraplegia

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