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

Nipper Sponsorship Opportunity

Planning is already well underway for the forthcoming 2019/20 Portsea Nippers program.  The program, one of the largest conducted in Victoria, enables the ongoing development of our younger club members as they seek to learn the techniques vital for surf awareness and broader surf lifesaving activities. Sponsorship is a ... More

MLD OPPORTUNITIES

AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE FOR DISASTER RESILIENCE - VOLUNTEER LEADERSHIP PROGRAM  Applications are open for the Australian Institute for Disaster Resilience (AIDR) - Volunteer Leadership Program (VLP). The VLP equips emergency sector volunteers with the skills and confidence to grow as leaders. The VLP experience is ... More

Portsea SLSC paddlers planning assault on iconic Molokai

A growing group of Portsea lifesavers have begun preparations for a crack at the unofficial World Championship of ocean ski racing, the Molokai Challenge. Lead by Charlie Schall, the group has set itself the target of taking part in the 2020 edition of the race, to be held next May.   There are several ... More

15th annual Portsea pier to Portsea Pub

    The 15th annual Portsea Pier to Portsea Pub will be held at 12 noon sharp on Sunday 9th June 2019 at the Portsea pier.  It is  one of the great days of the year and post event it is a great opportunity to catch up with your clubbie mates over lunch and a few beers at the Portsea Pub in ... More

Silver Camp 2019 Applications Open

  Silver Camp is the next big step following Bronze Camp in furthering one’s lifesaving skills and abilities! Please note that anyone in the 15-25 age bracket can apply, it’s not just for those that have recently completed Bronze camp. Portsea’s Silver Camp provides candidates with the opportunity to ... More

Clubhouse Opening Thanks

We urgently need your support to close the clubhouse rebuild fundraising gap. We have raised $7m – we are a few hundred thousand dollars short. Donations are tax deductible – and 30 June is around the corner! Got some feedback on the new Clubhouse? We'd love to hear it! Please click on the ... More

Clubhouse Opening – What to Expect

This Saturday will mark the official opening of our fabulous new Clubhouse – and if the response to our opening celebrations is anything to go by, excitement is at an all-time high. So, what can you expect to see this weekend? The building will this week be formally handed over to the Club by its builder, IB ... More