Billy Swim 2019 entries now open!!

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Things you need to know… ENTER HERE Swim: Bilgola Ocean Swims Date, Time: Sunday, January 13, 2019, start 9am (500m), 10am (1.5km) Organiser: Bilgola SLSC Where: Bilgola Beach, Sydney northern beaches Distances: 500m, 1.5km (Note that the 500m swim is a new distance at Billy.) Minimum age: 15 (both swims) Course: The main swim starts in the middle of Bilgola beach, runs out through the break, heads towards the northern headland, then south towards the southern headland, then back in to finish near where it starts in the middle of the beach. Race day check-in: At Bilgola SLSC, from 8am to close 8:45am (800m) and 9:45am (1.5km) Entry fee: $35 online for one swim, or for both…

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Nipper Carnival News – NEW!

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The first Junior carnivals of the season are upon us. ENTRIES CLOSE 20 October so be quick!! Please email Pauline pauline@malooelectrical.com.au   if you’d like to enter. Details below Newport 2018 Flyer

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Nippers Information 2018/19

Nippers Know-How nipper calendar   Welcome to another amazing Nippers season at Bilgola Surf Life saving club. Bilgola is an all-inclusive family club in which your children and you can have lots of fun, make new friends and learn skills for life. Children are taught to respect and read the surf and to use it to their advantage in a safe environment. Activities vary, depending on age and skill level and include beach sprints, relays, ‘flags’, tug-of-war, wading, swimming, board paddling, surfing and lots of other games. The emphasis is on having fun while learning new skills. They can also compete in Northern Beaches inter-club competitions, Sydney Branch and state carnivals. After Nippers there’s always the BBQ…

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Outstanding Awards at SNB AoE evening

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Bilgola acknowledged at Sydney Northern Beaches SLS Awards of Excellence evening Dennis O’Toole, Bilgola SLSC Life Member (2001) was awarded Life Membership of Sydney Northern Beaches SLS at their Awards of Excellence (AoE) evening last Friday night. Dennis obtained his Bronze Medallion in 1966, joining Bilgola SLSC in 1978.  He has held numerous committee positions both for Bilgola (2003 – 2017) and Branch including Vice President Bilgola SLSC (1995 – 1997) and President Bilgola SLSC (1998 – 2002).  Level One Official at Sydney Northern Beaches Branch (2008 – 2018) and in 2010 was awarded Distinguished Service Member of Sydney Northern Beaches Branch.  He has attended all surfboat carnivals in the capacity of ‘starter’, including local,…

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Membership Renewal

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Renew or join – it’s easy! Go to www.portal.sls.com.au Here’s the Process…note the Family membership which is the most helpful for those signing up to nippers.   Online RENEWAL of existing Membership Existing Members can renew via the Members Portal at http://portal.sls.com.au. Members can create a Members Portal account and once logged in click the Lifesaving Online tab. The Lifesaving Online functions within the Members Portal enable members to:-  Renew their membership  Pay their clubs membership fees  View their patrol rosters, past patrol hours and awards  Update Personal Details Create a Family Group – see note below. Access eLearning Request substitution for a patrol NOTE: If a member wants to renew an entire family, the Primary…

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Welcome to Bilgola Surf Life Saving Club

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Bilgola Beach is a beautiful spot and is nestled in between Avalon and Newport Beach in the picturesque region of Sydney’s Northern Beaches. The Bilgola Surf Life Saving Club was formed in the summer of 1949 when a small band of locals commenced patrols on Bilgola Beach. At the end of the 2008/2009 season the Bilgola Club celebrated 60 years of service to the local community. Bilgola Surf Life Saving Club, which is located at the south end of Bilgola Beach, offers a real sense of community spirit. It is a great way to meet new people, support the community, keep fit or just have fun.

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Bilgola Surf Boats & Sports

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Bilgola Beach the perfect beach for every type of surfing sport Surf Life Saving is recognised as the most effective surf rescue service in the world. Surf Sports play a key role in improving lifesaving skills, fitness and motivation.

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Become a member

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Would you like to become a member? Bilgola SLSC welcomes new members to our club and facilities. Bilgola SLSC now uses an online sign-up, renewal and payment system. www.portal.sls.com.au New members can now easily join and pay for their membership online. SLSA – How to Join or Rejoin a Club  Have you created your Members Portal Account? Working With Children Apply here for your number All volunteers must apply for the Working with Children Permit.  Fill in your online application, take your receipt number along with your photo ID to your local RTA. You will then receive an email notification back with your permit. Once you receive that you need to send a copy of…

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Bilgola for Functions

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Bilgola Surf Club perfect for that special event. Bilgola Surf Club is located on the southern end of Bilgola beach, directly overlooking the surf with probably the best views of the coast, from our beautiful veranda. Great for any type of function: Weddings – Engagement Parties – Birthday Parties – 
Corporate Events – Training Days – Annual General Meetings – 
Wine Tastings – Christmas Parties – Music Events. The only rival to the views will be the sound of the waves crashing beneath you! For more information on our absolute waterfront venue for your upcoming function contact us. Photographer Courtney Raper enquiries. Decorated by Splendid Days enquiries and Be Dazzled enquiries.

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