15 Reasons Why Being An Australian Beach Lifeguard Is The Best Job Ever

It’s not all surf, waves, and babes.

1. You get to work on Australia’s most beautiful beaches.




2. And sometimes you’ll be on TV.

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3. You’re in the same league as THIS GUY:

4. You meet a bunch of new characters every day!

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5. You get to hang out on the beach all day where everyone wears hardly any clothing.

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6. Which isn’t always great…

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7. This will never be you:

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8. And you learn great first aid tips!

9. People thank you all the time.

10. Your job basically requires you to be tan (but still sun-safe.)

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11. Also you get to wear a uniform.

Which means instant street cred.

12. And you’ll find yourself doing things you never thought you could do.

13. But MOST IMPORTANTLY, you get to save lives every day.

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14. And be a hero to others.

15. And there’s nothing more important than that.

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Brad Esposito is a news reporter for BuzzFeed and is based in Sydney, Australia.
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