News and Information


Current media releases:

April 2016 – Mermaid sinks big guns to win Aussie Gold.

MERMAID Beach AEME, a club dwarfed by some of its neighbouring powerhouses on the Gold Coast, caused a giant-sized upset to claim the men’s open board relay title in a thrilling race at Maroochydore today. Click here to read more…..

January 2016 – James Lacy leads the SIQS qualifying series

James Lacy has taken the lead in the Surf Ironman Qualifying Series after securing himself a podium finish. In what has been an outstanding season Lacy has been the only Ironman to place within the top 10 in all 5 of the Summer of Surf rounds. Click here to read more….

January 2016 – Luke Cuff finishes 5th in the Kellogg’s Nutri-grain Ironman series.

Huge congratulations to Luke Cuff in taking 5th place in the Nutri-Grain Ironman Series! You have worked so hard and have made us proud. Thanks also to our coaches and your training crew, especially Mike Janes and James Lacy who have both been at each round with you as your support crew.
Good job! Click here to find out more about our Luke…….

October 2015 – Mermaid wins Australian Surf Life Saving Club of the Year.

At the Australian Surf Life Saving Awards of Excellence in Sydney on Saturday 24 October, our Club was awarded the highest recognition that any surf club can receive, the Australian Surf Club of the Year.  We were selected from a field of five from clubs that had received their respective state Club of the Year awards. Click here to read more…. 

September 2015 Mermaid Beach Wins Queensland Surf Life Saving Club of the Year Second Year in a Row

Mermaid Beach Surf Life Saving Club has been awarded the prestigious Queensland Surf Life Saving Club of Year for the second consecutive year at the Surf Life Saving Queensland Awards Dinner on Saturday 29 August 2015. Click here to read more…..

June 2015 Luke Cuff joins Mermaid Beach to upgun elite Athlete Program.

Mermaid Beach Surf Life Saving Club has reinvigorated its Elite Athlete Program for the coming surf season by the signing of young ironman Luke Cuff. Luke is an up and coming ironman, the youngest male competitor in the Kellogs Nutri-Grain Iron Man Series and finished 8th in the series last season. Click here to read more…..



Luke cuff

Mermaid Wins Snip