Register for Aquafutures before 30 Jun 2019, and get 10% off the regular ticket prices.

What is Aquafutures?

Royal Life Saving is focused on reducing drowning and promoting healthy, active and skilled communities through innovative, reliable, evidence based advocacy; strong and effective partnerships and quality programs, products and services.

In 2013, Royal Life Saving Society Queensland decided to bring all stakeholders and the whole Aquatic Industry together to create the Aquafutures International Conference. Aquafutures International Conference is designed to educate and network within the whole industry.

Royal Life Saving Society Queensland prides itself as a leader in the aquatic industry, and providing water safety advocating.

Aquafutures International Conference is an event that Royal Life Saving Society Queensland host Bi-annually. This year’s conference is about implementing the new standards and moving the aquatic industry into the future. This year we will be covering First Aid, Pool Plant Operations, Training, Guidelines to Safe Pool Operations standards (GSPO) and the new Supervision Plans. The Supervision Plans are commencing 1 September 2019

Aquafutures International Conference 2019 is the only workshop in Queensland that will explain the new GSPO Supervision chapter and help design new Supervision Plan in the GSPO. The changes in the GSPO will take place on 1 September 2019. this Supervision Plan is a must for all pools come 1 September 2019.


Welcome to the Aquafutures International Conference. The conference is scheduled for:

Friday 16 August 2019
Saturday 17 August 2019
Sunday 18 August 2019



BLK Performance Centre, Runaway Bay Sport & Leadership Excellence Centre, 1 Sport Drive, Runaway Bay, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.


Solarwise Solutions

Royal Life Saving society would like to welcome Solarwise Solutions to the Aquafutures Trade Show. At Solarwise we are the experts in larger heating systems, dehumidification units, solar systems for commercial and residential properties. We are a trusted and preferred supplier for many commercial businesses, aquatic centres, Councils, schools and Governments. Solarwise work commercially with …

Official Program Update

New release of the official Aquafutures International Conference Program! Program contains new and exciting presenters, topics and detailed information about the event. Don’t forget to check out the Event Summary which outlines all the different events that are also being held as part of this years Aquafutures Conference. Please find the program at this link.


Royal Life Saving society would like to welcome back VICI to their fourth Aquafutures Trade Show. “Vici” (vee-chee) meaning Veni, Vidi, Vici or I came, I saw, I conquered; is an all Australian swimwear brand. Each garment and product is designed and inspired by our love of the outdoors Australian lifestyle. Vici designs high quality …

About Us

Aquafutures International Conference is hosted by:

Royal Life Saving Society Queensland Inc
ABN 60 478 008 791 RTO 5431
1204 New Clevaland Road, Gumndale Qld 4154
Telephone: +61 (7) 3823 2823


The Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS) was founded in England in 1891 to combat a high drowning toll. The techniques advocated by the Society were soon adopted by many countries and today the RLSS represents the largest single organisation dedicated to the teaching of life saving and the prevention of drowning. Over one million Australian’s undertake a Royal Life Saving course or program every year. Over 5 million Australians have achieved their Bronze Medallion since its inception, and over 10 million have learnt their essential water safety skills through Swim and Survive.

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is our Commonwealth Patron and HRH Prince Michael of Kent, GCVO, KStJ, CD is Commonwealth President.


Royal Life Saving Queensland launched the Aquafutures International Conference in 2013 as the only Australian National Royal Life Saving Conference. Previous Aquafutures conference have been:

2013 SeaWorld Nara Resort, Gold Coast Australia

2015 SeaWorld Nara Resort, Gold Coast Australia

2017 Peppers Resort, Noosa, Sunshine Coast, Australia

2019 BLK Performance Centre, Runaway Bay Australia

Contact Us

E   enquiries@aquafutures.com.au
T  +61 (7) 3823 2823
1204 New Cleveland Road, Gumdale Qld 4154


Conference Location

BLK Performance Centre, Runaway Bay Sport & Leadership Excellence Centre, 1 Sports Drive, Runaway Bay, Gold Coast, QLD


Google Map Link

Website: www.sportssupercentre.com.au

Please do not contact the centre for enquiries relating to this conference.