Welcome to Great Southern WA DSA
The Disabled Surfers Association is a not-for-profit organisation and its sole aim is to give people with varying disabilities the opportunity to have a safe, happy and dignified surfing experience - come and experience it for yourself. We need helpers for jobs both in and out of the surf - the more, the merrier!
DSA Great Southern was formed in 2017 after 3 years of DSA South West visiting Middleton Beach for annual Surfing Days culminating with the first of the Great Southern club’s 3 days in 2018 and now 4 days.
NEW VOLUNTEERS WELCOMED WITH OPEN ARMS!!!
No surfing experience needed!
Participants must be accompanied by a support person (carer or family).
All surfing gear supplied on the day for participants, free barbeque and awards following event.
Ramp to water, accessible toilets/change rooms and accessible parking.
We are supported by various local business and organisations including:
New Trailer - Freemasons Albany & Southwest, Bunbury Prison and The Grand Lodge.
$500 - Skillhire / Display Board - Amity Cash for Can / $500 - Mason Realty
1 Big Board - Bankwest / 1 Big Board - Amity Tavern / BBQ food – IGA North Road
Signage - Albany Signs
Our events are held at Middleton Beach from 9am (registration) and in the water until 9am with a 12 noon event finish,
Registration online at the EventBrite link below or at the beach at 9am.
Click on the event location buttons below our event dates above to find our location on GoogleMaps.
Events will only be cancelled if there are dangerous conditions such as wild/big surf; strong winds and/or thunder storms. In the event of a cancellation we will post notices on our Facebook page.
EMAIL THE GREAT SOUTHERN WA BRANCH AT:
OR CALL OUR BRANCH PRESIDENT ON:
0499 401 001
PRESIDENT: KERRY ANNE OAKLEY
VICE PRESIDENT: RICHIE MOIR
SECRETARY: CELIA WAUGH
DONATE DIRECT TO OUR BRANCH
To donate directly to DSA Great Southern please use the following details:
Bank: Bendigo Bank
BSB: 633 000
Account Nº: 160 146 361
"My kids had their first experience this month and absolutely loved it. The volunteers and organiser did a fantastic job."
Farrah C. – Parent/Carer, Great Southern WA