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** When two scuba divers get smashed against rocks by huge waves, Harries (without a radio) calls up to several bystanders to call 000, knowing the message will get sent to the lifeguard's tower.


* {{Adorkable}}: Most of the younger probies start out this way. They usually [[GrewASpine grow a spine]] before long.


* CrappyHolidays: Christmas holidays on Bondi Beach can turn into this, as it is usually the busiest season for the lifeguards.

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* CrappyHolidays: Christmas holidays on Bondi Beach can turn into this, as it is usually the busiest season for the lifeguards. On one occasion, Valentine's Day ended with a Bomb Disposal Squad having to be called in.

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* HeroicBystander: If a person is struggling in the water, nearby surfers will sometimes come to their aid until a lifeguard reaches them. The youngest surfer to do this was seven years old. Likewise it is often the friends of the victim who pull them from the water.

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** And also a man who gets stung by a Bluebottle while swimming.

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* HollywoodDrowning: A couple of pranksters use this to get the attention of the lifeguards so they can be on the show. The lifeguards refuse to play the game and they get the police to kick them off the beach. They DO make it onto the show, but are depicted as dangerous idiots.


** The Roosters NRL team go surfing with the lifeguards, but when one of the players runs over Yatesy on a rescue board, it breaks his ribs which puncture his lung.

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** The Roosters NRL team go surfing with the lifeguards, but when one of the players runs over Yatesy on with a rescue board, it breaks his ribs which puncture his lung.


* AnyoneCanDie: The message the lifeguards keep trying to drum into people's heads regarding the dangers of rip tides and heavy surf.

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* AnyoneCanDie: The message the lifeguards keep trying to drum into people's heads regarding the dangers of rip tides and heavy surf. Sadly it has happened a few times.


* RealSongThemeTune: [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6H5we9iNGIA In the Summertime]] by Thirsty Merc.

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* RealSongThemeTune: [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6H5we9iNGIA In the Summertime]] by [[http://thirstymerc.com/ Thirsty Merc.Merc]].


* LandDownUnder: During Blue Bottle season (i.e. when this stinging jellyfish shows up on the beach). Also, sharks and sea snakes make their appearance.

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* LandDownUnder: During Blue Bottle blue bottle season (i.e. when this stinging jellyfish shows up on the beach). Also, sharks and sea snakes make their appearance.


* {{Documentary}}; The {{TV Documentary}} kind.

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* {{Documentary}}; {{Documentary}}: The {{TV Documentary}} kind.



** The Roosters NRL team go surfing with the lifeguards, but tragedy strikes when one of the players runs over Yatesy on a rescue board, breaking his ribs which puncture his lung.

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** The Roosters NRL team go surfing with the lifeguards, but tragedy strikes when one of the players runs over Yatesy on a rescue board, breaking it breaks his ribs which puncture his lung.


* TheAtoner: Jesse. He is a past member of the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bra_Boys Bra Boys]], a gang centred on surf culture, founded and based in Maroubra, an eastern suburb of Sydney, New South Wales in the 1990s. In 2014 [[TheyFightCrime Jesse and Maxi did a jet-ski tour]] to [[https://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/health/mind/bondi-rescue-stars-trent-maxi-maxwell-and-jesse-polock-tell-of-their-experience-with-suicide-while-on-the-job/news-story/523366ec24fa396f3bd3c3a2d0ebd0cf raise awareness of suicide prevention]]. Their epic 3000-kilometre journey, known as [[https://www.escapademedia.com.au/titles/the-ride-east-coast/ The Ride: East Coast]], was filmed as part of a documentary which aired on channel One.

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* TheAtoner: Jesse. He is a past member of the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bra_Boys Bra Boys]], a gang centred on surf culture, founded and based in Maroubra, an eastern suburb of Sydney, New South Wales in the 1990s. In 2014 [[TheyFightCrime Jesse and Maxi did a jet-ski tour]] to [[https://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/health/mind/bondi-rescue-stars-trent-maxi-maxwell-and-jesse-polock-tell-of-their-experience-with-suicide-while-on-the-job/news-story/523366ec24fa396f3bd3c3a2d0ebd0cf raise awareness of mental health and suicide prevention]]. Their epic 3000-kilometre journey, known as [[https://www.escapademedia.com.au/titles/the-ride-east-coast/ The Ride: East Coast]], was filmed as part of a documentary which aired on channel One.


** Glick {{Revenge gets payback}} when he tricks Kerrbox into taking a helicopter ride. Kerrbox is afraid of heights.

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** Glick {{Revenge [[https://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/Revenge gets payback}} payback]] when he tricks Kerrbox into taking a helicopter ride. Kerrbox is afraid of heights.


** Glick [[Revenge gets payback]] when he tricks Kerrbox into taking a helicopter ride. Kerrbox is afraid of heights.

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** Glick [[Revenge {{Revenge gets payback]] payback}} when he tricks Kerrbox into taking a helicopter ride. Kerrbox is afraid of heights.


* PassionateSportsGirl: Nicola and Jules.

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* PassionateSportsGirl: Brooke, Nicola and Jules.

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