Interview with Bondi Rescue?s Ryan Clark

4th Mar 15 | TV News

Bondi Rescue's Ryan Clark lives in Sydney with his wife Gina and their son Nixon.

Bondi Rescue's Ryan Clark lives in Sydney with his wife Gina and their son Nixon.

The couple, who have been together 11 years married in Currumbin Valley, Queensland on September 1st 2012 on a farm they had visited on one of their first dates.

Ryan and Gina welcomed their beautiful son, Nixon into the world in 2013.

31-year-old Ryan spent a large part of his childhood portraying Summer Bay’s Sam Marshall in Home and Away.

Here, the Bondi lifeguard reveals the things that make him happy.

Have you ever been to Ireland?

No, but I’ve heard great things so I’d like to check it out.

Any plans to visit Ireland in the near future?

I would love to get over there and see the place and meet the locals.

What is the best piece of advice you ever got?

Never let an opportunity pass you by without giving it a good crack.

What would you rate as your greatest achievement to date?

My little boy Nixon

What can you not live without?

Nixon, my wife and waves

Who or what has had the greatest influence on you?

Who: My dad and mum, two really good people that have taught me a lot.

What: The ocean, given me countless good memories and opportunities to see the world.

What is your idea of perfect happiness?

Surrounded by good people, good weather and the ocean

Which living person do you most admire?

My wife

What is your greatest extravagance?

I’m a pretty simple guy so I don’t do things too extravagantly but I do have a solid surfboard collection.

When and where were you happiest?

In the ocean with Nixon

What is your most treasured possession?

My teddy from when I was a kid is still around so that’s probably what I’ve owned the longest.

What is your motto?

I’d rather regret something I’ve had a go at than regret not having a go at all.

Ryan pictured with his wife Gina and son Nixon 

The Ryan Clark Hot List of Questions:

Favourite Holiday Destination?

Mentawai in Indonesia

Favourite Clothes Shop?

Don’t do a lot of clothes shopping so don’t really have one.

Fashion Icon?

Greg Bishop

Everyday wear?

Anything I feel comfortable in!

Favourite Item of Clothing?

HATS. I have about 40 of them so anyone of those

Your Watch?

I wear a Nike watch for work and a NIXON watch out.


I wear two rings if they count.

Favourite Scent?

Jean Paul Gaultier

Your favourite Gadgets?

My Phone

Your favourite Drink?


Favourite Restaurant?

Any good Japanese restaurant

Favourite TV Show?

Chicago PD

Favourite Movie?

The Shawshank Redemption

Favourite Book?

Damage Done

Favourite Song?

It changes all the time!

Favourite Meal?

Chicken Parmigiana

Grooming regime?

Trimming facial hair every few days!

What Car do you drive?

Toyota 4WD

‘Bondi Rescue’ airs every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 7pm on 3e.

Watch ‘Bondi Rescue’ now on 3player

By Liam Joyce