Swim Classic 2020 Wrap Up

The 2020 Portsea swim classic was the 34th running of the event. Once again the Portsea swim classic gold 2.5 km race was sold out at a very early stage. In addition the Portsea swim classic 1.5 km race once again sold out. This year we welcomed two additional swims to the event being the 500 metre Portsea junior swim ... More

Environmental sub-committee — expressions of interest

Our newly appointed Sustainability Officer, Alex Madden, has been hard at work developing initiatives to ensure the club becomes more sustainable and environmentally conscious. As you will be able to see when you get your morning coffee at the club there are PSLSC branded keep cups for sale - this is an effort to reduce ... More

Accommodation and Building Access FAQ

Clubhouse Accommodation Who can stay overnight at the Club? Any active member 18 years of age or over can stay overnight. The member must be booked in for every night they plan to stay via the online booking system. How much does it cost to stay overnight at the Club? $5 per night. This is to contribute to building ... More

P2P Website Outage

Just as registrations for the Pier to Perignon opened, our website went down due to an unexpected increase in traffic from previous years. There was about 15 minutes of downtime, and understand this would have been a frustrating time for those trying to register. We are looking at a number of options that will ... More

KYC 3: Further Food and Beverage Update

It has been around 6 weeks since we provided the last update on how the Clubhouse will operate – but there’s been a lot happening!! We are super-excited to let you know that our food and beverage operation – to be known somewhat creatively as “The Club” - will open for members and guests on Friday 6th of ... 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

SURF BOAT DAWN PATROL

In a by-gone era, long before the days of IRB’s and jetskis, oared surf boats were the rescue craft of choice and in fact were a compulsory item of patrol equipment.  Surf boats are still proudly rowed at Aquatic Sports Carnivals, but occasionally, crews are called to action in their traditional role of saving ... More

Junior Comp Team Coaching Partnership – Courtney Hancock!

The Junior Competition Team Committee is excited to announce the appointment of our new coach for the season, Ironwoman Courtney Hancock. Courtney is Australia’s leading Ironwoman winning multiple Ironwoman titles at the Australian Championships, and other individual World and Australian titles in open competiti... More

KOZZI IRON CHALLENGE MOOLOOLABA 2019

  Wow! What a way to kick-start the lifesaving competition season, pulling on the red and white caps to race in the warm waters of the Sunshine Coast. Our Portsea Youth Competitors Ned Betts, Harvey Larke and Xavier Purcell, were joined by Katie Kerr (U13) from the Junior Team and a support crew of madly ... More

M&LD Opportunities

WOMEN LEADERS IN SPORT GRANT  Applications for the Australian Sports Commission Women Leaders in Sport Program are now open. The program involves a 2 day leadership workshop, aimed to enable women developing leadership skills and provide an opportunity to network with like-minded women.  There is potential to receive ... More