Portsea had a team of 39 strong competitors, ranging in ages from U9 - U13.
This year, a changed program meant the State Championships ran over 3 days.
Courtney Hancock, national ironwoman and first year as Portsea’s Junior Competition Team coach, was on hand for the whole weekend to give encouraging words to kids ...
Portsea is one of Victoria’s biggest ‘holiday clubs’ and it becomes a hive of summer activity each year for 3-4 weeks. The competition team is no different and starting with a Boxing Day point to point swim, we moved into ‘intensive training and race mode’.
The team’s highlights of summer at Portsea ...
Sunday 19th January 2020
The Portsea Clubhouse
Life Members started arriving at the clubhouse for the lunch to celebrate the induction of Immediate Past President Stuart Rayner from 11:30 onwards with many meeting for the first time since the Sophie Riddell Life Members dinner back in April 2018.
What a ...
Time to get excited – we are into December and will shortly commence the 2019/2020 Portsea Nippers Program. Just a few matters to consider in advance of the start of the program:
Registrations into the program closed in early November 2019. We have over 520 participants enrolled at present ...
Portsea arrived at Mornington last Sunday with a team of fifteen hardened competitors. Every bit of toughness would be needed for the conditions – cold, windy, bay chop, rain and even a burst of hail for the IRB crews out to sea. Our hard fought races paid dividends with our best club result in living memory –third ...
Cup Weekend at the Surf Club was a buzz of activity, primarily due to our inaugural competition team sleepover. On the back of that, we had members dropping in to visit, have family BBQ’s, sub-committee catch-ups, pull up a bean bag for the film night, requals, study groups, a Cruisers’ patrol surf and more.
On behalf of the Committee, I am delighted to announce the appointment of Wayne Stoll as the Club’s inaugural General Manager, as we prepare to operate the first season from our new Clubhouse.
Wayne’s role will be reasonably broad, although will have a heavy focus overseeing and being accountable for the ...
The Portsea Nippers Parents and Friends Cocktail Party is one of the biggest nights on the Peninsula. We're excited to be hosting it for the first time in the new Clubhouse!
This event is a great chance for Nipper Parents to come together socially, and all financial Club members are also invited to buy tickets and ...
Due to the updates in membership application processes this year, we are not requiring Nipper applicants to log in as current financial members before registering.
We understand that some people may have been caught by surprise by the fact that memberships take a few weeks to be processed due to the approval process.
FROM THE PRES:
It is with great pleasure that I share with you the news that our very own Nat Hood was last weekend awarded Life Membership of Surf Life Saving Australia.
Life membership is an honour awarded to surf lifesaving members who go above and beyond in their duties and responsibilities in the movement.