Joining MMLSC

Joining MMLSC
Mount Martha Life Saving Club (MMLSC) offers Family or Single Membership.

All members aged 5-13 years (Nippers) and members aged 14-17 years who are not patrolling (Senior) members must be registered under a family membership category with their parents/guardians.

How do I Join?

New Membership registrations are now OPEN! 

To complete a new membership registration, there are four steps: 

  1. Online Registration
  2. Make payment
  3. Have a valid WWCC for everyone 18 or over
  4. A Birth Certificate must be sighted by the Membership Team, Club Administrator or Age Manager before your child starts Nippers

Your membership cannot be accepted until all four steps have been completed.

There will be two New Membership Open Days at which we will have tours of club facilities and our membership team will be on hand to answer any questions you have. You will be able to get information on any active volunteer position that are offered throughout the club. Birth Certificates can also be sighted on these dates.

New Membership Open Days:

Saturday 2nd September 12 noon -> 2pm & Sunday 17th September 12 noon -> 2pm

Useful links for joining MMLSC

To join up:  
To make your payment:
To obtain a WWCC, or update your details:

If you have any questions or comments about joining MMLSC please contact

A Social Family membership is $400.

An Active Family membership is $250. To be an Active Family member a minimum of one person from each Family to actively volunteer in a club role eg Age Manager, Coach, Patrol, Water Safety (further details below)

Life Saving 

Life Saving also offers its members a variety of opportunities to gain Life Saving awards and certificates that are transferable to all aspects of everyday life. As a member you can train and gain awards in:

  • Water Safety
  • First Aid
  • Resuscitation (Basic and Advanced)
  • Rescue Techniques
  • Radio Communications
  • Power Craft – Inflatable Rescue Boat (IRB)
  • Operations Vehicles – All Terrain Vehicles (ATV)
  • Coaching and Officiating
  • Training and Assessment
  • Leadership and Teamwork
  • Mentoring our Youth

Joining a Life Saving Club is a unique and rewarding experience that can ultimately change your life and the lives of the Victorian beach going public.

What are the benefits of joining MMLSC?
Life Saving offers its members many benefits. As a member you can expect to:

  • have a great deal of fun and meet new friends
  • enjoy an activity that the whole family can participate in
  • gain satisfaction from performing a vital community service
  • get actively involved in your local community
  • improve your health and fitness
  • have the opportunity to participate in surf sports as a competitor or official
  • be involved in the largest volunteer movement of its kind in Australia

Volunteering Opportunities
MMLSC is a volunteer organisation that relies on its members to operate, function and improve - listed below are the ways in which you can contribute:

  • Patrol Member*
  • Training Officer / Assessor*
  • Committee Member*
  • Junior Sub-Committee Member (Nippers)
  • Age Manager / Asst Age Manager / Age Group Administrator*
  • Competition Official*
  • Coach (Beach/Water/Craft)
  • Mount Martha Australia Day (MMAD) Swim Sub-Committee
  • Membership Sub-Committee*
  • Sponsor

Position descriptions can be obtained by emailing
*Relevant training is provided for all roles.

Working with Children Check
All members 18 years and over must obtain a Working with Children Check (WWCC) with BOTH Life Saving Victoria (LSV) and Mount Martha Life Saving Club (MMLSC) listed as your volunteer organisations prior to joining MMLSC or immediately upon turning 18 years of age. Go to to apply or update your details. There are no exceptions to this requirement – no WWCC = no membership.

Mount Martha LSC
PO Box 462
Mount Martha
VIC 3934
Ph: (03) 5974 4140

Life Saving Victoria
200 The Boulevard
Port Melbourne
VIC 3207
Ph: (03) 9676 6900


Active Membership
Active Membership requires a minimum of one person from each Family or Single membership to actively volunteer in one of the following areas:

Patrol (Minimum 20hrs per season)    MMLSC Executive

MMLSC Committee                            Coach – Nippers, Seniors or Masters

Nipper Age Manager or Assistant       Nipper Water Safety (Must obtain SRC award)

Competition Official                             Starfish Nippers

Nipper Sub-committee                        Membership Sub-committee

MMAD Swim Sub-committee              Trainer or Assessor


*****Active Members will also be expected to assist with volunteering in other areas of the club throughout the season - MMAD swim, Highway Collection, Working Bees, etc

FEES :     Active Single - $120                                        Active Family - $250

Social Membership
Social membership does not require you to provide any volunteer assistance throughout the season. Active membership is preferred and we encourage you to talk to a committee member to seek further information regarding active roles. We do however understand that some members have work and family constraints which make it difficult to provide volunteer assistance.

FEES :    Social Single - $200                                          Social Family - $400

Single Membership - 1 individual aged 14 years and over. (Members aged 14-17 years who are not patrolling members must be registered under a family membership)

Family Membership - 2 adults plus all dependents living at the same address

Joining Fee: Nil


If you have any questions or comments about joining MMLSC please contact 




Payments to MMLSC - Membership, Pool Swimming, Carnival Fees, Social Functions,
Nipper Holiday Program or any other payment to MMLSC.  Please ensure you add your family name plus what you are paying for to enable us to locate your payment.





CLICK HERE to go to the MMAD Swim Website


(SLSA) Lifesaving Online

(SLSA) Lifesaving Online

Lifesaving Online is Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA)’s self-service membership portal (Surfguard database). It is different to the Club's own database which houses some information that Lifesaving Online can't capture for us.