Bilgola SLSC

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    Next Bronze Medallion Course 2nd Feb details here…

     Bronze Medallion course starting on Sunday morning the 2nd of Feb at 7am down at Bilgola Beach Surf Life Saving Club. The course details, for what will be an 8 week course, are: Training Sessions: Sunday mornings between 7-9am (wet training) Monday evenings between 7-9pm (dry training) The two final assessment sessions are as follows: Wednesday 25th of March at 5.30pm (dry assessment) Saturday the 28th at 7.30am (wet assessment) In case you need convincing, I just shot some video of a couple of my students from last year with them talking about the rewards. Just click on this image to watch the video. Please make sure if you do send a note out to…

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    Billy Swim – Sunday January 12, 2020 Enter Now….

    Billy Swim Two swims on the Sydney coast’s most spectacular beach: 500m and 1.5km. It really is that stunning. Awgies were very pleased with how this event ran on the corresponding date in 2019, having slipped from December into January. The main event at Billie is 1.5km, following a polygonal course towards the northern headland, then back south, then back into the middle of the beach. The new, 500m (shorter than 800m in previous years) swim also is a circuit off the beach. But don’t be tricked: If there’s a wave on, Billie can be difficult. It’s a beautiful beach, but it can be a difficult beach break, with shifting banks, gutters, rips, peaks and…

  • Nippers Information 2019/20

    Nippers Know-How Welcome to another amazing Nippers season at Bilgola Surf Life saving club! Click here for the 2019-20 Nipper calendar. 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….

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    Membership Renewal

      Now’s the time to Renew your membership. The club renewals are online only at the members portal ACTIVE KIDS VOUCHERS The club is also accepting your second active kids voucher for membership. To use your Active Kids voucher for membership payment first go to the portal and renew – do not pay here – instead email the Club Coordinator with a copy of your Active Kids voucher and it will be processed.

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    Bilgola Surfboats win 2 GOLD Medals – Masters Aussies 2019

    Bilgola wins two GOLDs at Aussies – The Australian Lifesaving Championships 2019   The Australian Life Saving Championships 2019 started last Saturday and Bilgola has already won two golds, a first in 10 years.   The first was won by our 200yrs Masters Men Sweep Ben Gill and Crew Norm Pounder, Mark Parsons, Garrett Smith and Grant Jacobs.   The Second Aussie Gold Medal was the 140Years Men’s crew again with Sweep Ben Gill and Crew Jason Crump, Mathew Nugent, Luke Perrin and Mark Hooley.   Well done, acknowledgement of the effort and passion by our crews.

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Romilly Madew Received Australia Day Award AO Congratulations !!!

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Bilgola Annual Report 2018

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Outstanding Awards at SNB AoE evening

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,…