Bilgola SLSC

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    Volunteer Beach Patrol Ends Early – NSWSLS Media Release Friday 27th March

    Following SLSNSW’s recommendation, the Branch Executive have decided to adopt the recommendation and cease all patrols ending our season as of today, Friday March 27, 2020. Support operations will continue to do surveillance and we ask that emergency call out teams remain available to be tasked. We understand that this is an ever changing situation and some Clubs may not have had the change to take it to their membership however, in the circumstances, given debate and feedback, Branch are taking the view that the safety of our membership is paramount. Bilgola SLSC is closed effective immediately We are also hoping that by not being present on our beaches, this will deter people from going in…

  • Corona Virus SLSNSW information

    COVID-19 With the current COVID-19 pandemic, we would like to provide some important information to our members. Recommendation is that we have made the temporary decision to shut down access to the club, bar and gym  effective immediately. PLEASE REFRAIN FROM ENTERING CLUB FACILITIES. Information is changing all the time and we will be updating this page with information as we receive it. We are currently still patrolling our beaches and patrols will continue to go ahead until we have been notified otherwise. This may change if the Government restricts ‘small gatherings”. However, the welfare of our members is paramount to us and we want to ensure that everyone stays safe during this uncertain time…

  • 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.

Recent News


Romilly Madew Received Australia Day Award AO Congratulations !!!

Congratulations to our president who was on the Australia Day awards list congratulations we are lucky to have you for full details go to

2018 Annual Report Cover

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,…