Nippers 2019/20

Hi all, 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 Registrations into the program closed in early November 2019.  We have over 520 participants enrolled at present ... More

Portsea Third in Victorian Endurance Championships 2019

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 ... More

Competition Team Sleepover

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. ... More

Appointment of General Manager

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 ... More

Portsea Cocktail Party

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 ... More

Nipper Registrations Update

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. ... More

Congratulations Natalie Hood – SLSA Life Membership

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. ... More

From the Pres

I am truly excited about taking on the role of President of this great Club. It is a real honour and privilege to serve, and I am thankful to the Committee and members of the Club who have supported and encouraged me to take on the role.   Portsea Surf Life Saving Club means a lot to me, and the Club has been a big ... More

KYC2: The building project – what work is still to be done & when?

While we reached our target of opening the Clubhouse at Easter, it was far from the end of the project. The building had achieved practical completion, and attained a certificate of occupancy, however there was – and is – more to be done before it is ready to host our camps and operate as a state of the art lifesaving ... More

KYC 1: Food and beverage update

What is this series? Over the next 6 months we will be featuring a series of articles in the eBoomer which are designed to introduce our members to the Clubhouse, and to give you an understanding about how it will operate once the lifesaving season starts.  Naturally, there are many questions….we will do our best to ... More