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IRB Racing Team Post-Season Wrap-up

As a second season from the reinvigorated Portsea IRB Racing Team draws to a close, a tight knit team of four athletes travelled 900km north to […]

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Search and Rescue Education – Platinum Camp 2022

Last weekend, a group of our finest emerging lifesavers engaged in our new and exciting Portsea Platinum Camp. Returning to the beach during Portsea’s notorious winter […]

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Vale David Flockart

Vale David Flockart 9.10.1965 – 30.4.2022 It is with great sadness that we share news of the passing of David Flockart, who died on Saturday 30th […]

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Portsea SLSC 2021-22 Presentation Night

After 2 years of online presentation nights, we’re thrilled to announce that we’re finally gearing up to celebrate the achievements of our active members in person!! […]

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Surfboat at Portsea SLSC – Get Involved!

Our club has the resources to cater for many members who wish to try out, and maybe commit to, competition in the surfboat arena. Surfboat racing […]

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Back@The Back Beach, Vol.7

On January 21, 1980, Michael Parkes, a member of the Portsea SLSC and a friend David McFadyen were running on the beach at Skenes Creek, near […]

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Boating at the Vic Championships 2022

The Open Women’s Crew was Portsea’s only representative in the Boat Area at the 2022 Victorian Championships. Although missing out on the medals, the crew showed […]

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End of Season Junior Competition Report – season 2021/22

The enthusiasm of the Portsea SLSC Junior Competition athletes, coaches and supporters has shined this season after last season was severely impacted due to Covid. Throughout […]

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Easter Seafood Dinner 2022

Our Easter Seafood Dinner at The Club is back for 2022! The event will take place on Friday 15 April 2022, starting at 5:00pm with Portsea […]

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Victorian Masters Competition Report 2022

Well, another year has past, and a huge weekend for the Portsea masters team down at Lorne for the Vic Titles. However beautiful and fun the […]

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Remembering John Wishart – 4th March

On March 4th in 1956, former Club Captain John Wishart was tragically taken by a shark while swimming with friends in front of the clubhouse at […]

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2022 P2P – Rescheduled Sunday 10th April

Thank you to all our Swimmers, Volunteers and Sponsors for your support with the 2022 P2P. After careful consideration of all other possible tides, dates & […]

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Back@The Back Beach, Vol.6

Koonya Beach Tragedy On 10th December 1961 at about 10.40am Robert Evans entered the water on a surf board, although conditions were adverse, and he was […]

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Portsea Raffle & Silent Auction

Remember to get involved in the Portsea raffle & silent auction for your chance to win some incredible prizes, purchase one-of-a-kind items, and support the Portsea […]

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Portsea Bay to Surf 2022 – Wrap Up

On the 14th of January 2022 Portsea SLSC held the Inaugural Portsea Bay to Surf! The event saw 500 competitors walk and run through the picturesque […]

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Portsea Swim Classic & Bay To Surf Results 2022

The 2022 Portsea Swim Classic and Bay to Surf events have been held and the results are available by clicking on either of the below links […]

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New All Stars Golf Day date to be Friday 11th March 2022

COVID may have beaten us on the 5th, however we are determined to play on and ensure we don’t miss out on this sensational day. We have […]

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COVID-19 Update, 9th Jan 2022

Portsea Classic Weekend – explaining our current position and planning The Portsea Classic Weekend Subcommittee and Club Committee have been regularly meeting to assess and review […]

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Portsea Swim Classic – Wave Times 2022

  Wave Description Time GOLD 2500m Open Event 12.50 500m Events T1 Tribe 12.30 J1 Junior 10-13 MALE 12.35 J2 Junior 10-13 FEMALE 12.40 J3 Junior […]

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2021-22 United Energy Portsea SLSC Nippers

Thank-you to everyone for their understanding and kind messages of support upon the conclusion of the 2021/22 United Energy Portsea SLSC Nippers Program.  Whilst this summer’s […]

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COVID-19 Update, 4th Jan 2022

I hope you and your loved ones are safe and well. I am aware that we have many members who either have tested positive to COVID-19, or […]

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COVID-19 Update, 2nd Jan 2022

There is no doubt now that COVID is on the rise in Victoria, and sadly, the virus is disrupting the long-awaited summer for many Portsea holiday-makers. Our club […]

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Portsea Boat Rowing Camp – Jan 3rd-7th

The Portsea Boat Rowers are on the ‘Recruitment Hunt’. Led by our Open Women’s Portsea Cruisers boat crew, there will be a week of rowing training […]

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Back@The Back Beach, Vol. 5

The John Wishart Memorial Medal Surf Life Saving Victoria’s most coveted Surf Life Saver of the Year Award is called “The John Wishart Memorial Medal”. It […]

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Portsea Classic Weekend 2022

With January fast approaching, everyone’s excited for our Portsea Classic Weekend, with the Swim Classic returning bigger than ever, and the Inaugural Portsea Bay to Surf […]

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Bronze & Silver Camps 2021 – COVID Style

Our 2021 Bronzies and instructors waited with anticipation all through our latest lockdown to hear if the famous Portsea Bronze Camp would proceed.  After the 2020 […]

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Back@The Back Beach, Vol. 4

Surfboats at Portsea – 1950/51 The first surfboat owned by the newly formed Sorrento-Portsea Surf Life Saving Club was the “Fred Matear”. This surfboat was bought […]

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Competition & Carnival Report 2021

Competition and Carnival Report With covid lockdowns finally lifting, a backlog of championship events, carnivals and state team trials were crammed into a busy season opening. […]

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Part Time Bronze Program 2021 – Wrap Up!

Part Time Bronze Program 2021 This season, we saw another successful year of our Part Time Bronze (PTB) Program. The PTB Program saw 30 candidates effectively […]

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Back@The Back Beach, Vol.3

Born in 1908, Milton surfed at Portsea from the early 1930s. In those days, surfers had to break their way through the crown land fence and […]

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The Club – Exciting news, We are back!

Exciting news – We are back! The Club reopens Friday 22nd October After the exciting announcement of Victoria’s Covid -19 restrictions easing as of this weekend […]

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Life Saving Victoria – Updated position regarding COVID-19 Vaccinations

Dear member, We are writing to advise you of Life Saving Victoria’s updated position regarding COVID-19 vaccinations. The current government roadmap for reopening states that participating […]

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Dave Flockart’s Story

Hundreds of undiagnosed bowel cancer cases during COVID-19 pandemic Victorians urged to prioritise health and do life-saving test today With new Victorian data showing nearly 500 […]

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Starfish Nippers Program

What is the Starfish Nippers program? The Starfish Nippers program is designed for young people aged between 7-15 years with a disability, including physical and intellectual […]

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United Energy Portsea Nippers 2021-22 Program – Update

Points to remember: The dates for the Nipper program are as follows: 27 December 2021 – Session 1 – Accreditation Swim – Quarantine Station (staggered times […]

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Portsea Shines at Aussies 2021

Despite a COVID scare and Brisbane lockdown, the Sunshine Coast turned on amazing sunshine and ‘not so amazing’ surf for a festival of Aussies competition, with […]

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Portsea Comp Team Victorian Titles 2021

After a late start to the season due to COVID restrictions, the Portsea Competition Team arrived at the 2021 Victorian Championships as an unknown underdog. With […]

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Portsea’s Beach Team Cleans Up at Victorian Champs

The Portsea Beach Team at the Life Saving Victoria State Champs might have been small but it packed a fair punch, winning medals in eleven beach […]

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Messages from the founders of Pier 2 Perignon

Matt, Thank you and congratulations to you and everyone who assisted with the Pier 2 Perignon. Special thanks of course to Craig and Sam. What a […]

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Victorian Masters Championships 2021

Well, Lorne turned it on for the 2021 Masters, with perfect 2-3 foot surf and 26 degree sunny day. Life Saving Victoria split this year’s Masters […]

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Sorrento Rotary Club – Walk for Mental Health

Please see below another wonderful initiative being promoted by the Sorrento Rotary Club to raise vital funds for Mental Health. Sorrento Rotary Club is a wonderful […]

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