Club News

2019-20 Committee Members & News from our AGM held on 28 July

As you are aware, our AGM was held on Sunday, 28 July. We are delighted to announce that we have one new Distinguished Service and three new Outstanding Service members.  Congratulations to John, Barry, Brendan and Megan. Distinguished Service John Greenhill Outstanding Service Barry Cooper Brendan Doyle Megan Hayward 2019-2020 Management Committee Here are your […]

Our NSW Awards of Excellence Finalists

The NSW SLS Awards of Excellence recognise the outstanding achievements and contributions in all aspects of Surf Life Saving. The awards will celebrate the accomplishments of members, clubs and branches in the 2018/19 season. The event is being held at Dockside, Cockle Bay on 31 August. Congratulations and good luck to the following Newport SLSC […]

Mental Health First Aid Course in August 2019

We are very proud to announce this initiative. As our President, Rob Emerson mentioned in his speech at our Annual Awards celebration on 7 June: Mental Health issues amongst our communities’ youth seems unfortunately to be an epidemic, and our Newport village is not immune to this. And while we have experienced this in tragic […]

What is a Bernie?

A new tradition started last Friday night (7 June) at our Annual Awards Celebration in the Glen Street Theatre. Our major award winners all took home a “Bernie”. The Bernie is a sculpture by local artist, Victoria Norman. Victoria used the lifesavers’ motto “Vigilance & Service” as inspiration during the creation. The sculpture has been […]

Upcoming Annual General Meeting | 28 July

The 110th Annual General Meeting for Newport Surf Life Saving Club Inc will be held on Sunday, 28 July 2018 at 3pm, in the Robin Cale Clubroom at Newport Surf Club, Barrenjoey Road Newport. AGENDA 1. Apologies 2. A minute’s silence to honour our lost members and fellow lifesavers 3. Confirmation of the Minutes of […]

Our future Ironmen and Ironwomen beam with joy as they are trained by their idols

Yesterday Max Brooks, current Open Australian Ironman Champion, and Jackson Borg, current NSW State Open Ironman Champion led 4 of our up and coming Newport stars through an Ironman training session. The Capell family won an ‘Ironman Experience’ in the auction at our recent ‘Beyond the Beach’ Fundraiser. Two hours with 2 of the best […]

3 Golds on Super Saturday!

Congratulations to our Under 19s Female Rescue Tube Rescue & Under 17s Male Ski Relay Teams! STOP PRESS: Blake Drysdale has just won the Open Men’s Flags again (8:50pm, 6 April 2019). Good luck to all of our competitors racing on the final day of Aussies 2019 tomorrow!

A note from our Nipper Chairman, Matt Halakas

Our last Nippers for the season was on last Sunday – such a shame the weather meant we had to cancel the giant slide! Congratulations to all of our 2018-19 Season Nipper Award recipients. A huge thanks to our Age Managers, Committee members, Carnival Organisers, BBQ Team and parent helpers for making Nippers so safe […]

Our Sweet Sixth State Championship Win

Story below from Surf Life Saving NSW, 12 March 2019 Surf clubs are about so much more than superstars and this sixth State Championship win by Newport SLSC is a great example. Newport SLSC entered the 2019 NSW Surf Life Saving Championships knowing that defending its title would potentially be a solid challenge. The Sydney […]

Our Nippers finished second at the NSW Champs!

Story below from Surf Life Saving NSW, 5 March 2019 Despite Newport SLSC narrowly missing out on the top spot at the 2019 NSW Age Surf Life Saving Championships by just three points, the Sydney Northern Beaches juniors enjoyed successes across the board at Swansea Belmont’s Blacksmiths Beach. READ MORE >>> https://www.surflifesaving.com.au/news/northern-beaches-nippers-succeed-state-champs

First Aid Course at Newport on 5 & 12 March

This course provides participants with the knowledge and skills needed to manage emergency first aid situations and deliver competent emergency care until the arrival of professional medical support. Once completed, participants will obtain a first aid certificate that is valid for three years. The Provide First Aid course is nationally recognised WorkCover approved training. If […]

Exclusive Member Offer at The Park House

Club sponsor The Park House has a fabulous offer for all Newport Surf Club members including: Members pricing on Classics Menu Members pricing on beverages Happy Hour 5-6pm Monday to Friday $25 birthday voucher (can be used in any part of the venue including the bottle shop) 5% discount on bottle shop purchases or 10% […]

NSW wins the 2019 Interstate Championship

Team NSW have taken top spot at the National Interstate Championship! Congratulations to all the competitors that took part on 24 January at Newport Beach. Full results now at https://cdn.sls.com.au/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Interstate-Championships-Full-results.pdf A note from our President,Rob Emerson on 25 January 2019 The Surf Life Saving Interstate held at Newport Beach yesterday was a fantastic success that […]

2 Newport crews shined at the 2019 Interbranch Surfboat Championships, Best of the Best at Queenscliff last Sunday

On Sunday, 20 January, two Newport crews contributed to Sydney Northern Beaches winning the Interbranch Surfboat Championships, Best of the Best. Our U23 women ‘Thunder’ Tara Doyle, Abby Ballesty, Megz Barr and Claudia Harris (swept by Michael King) won their division and the Open Men ‘Hellfish’ Alex Brown, Lucas Dean Wilson, Hugh Pender and Jake Butcher […]