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Long Reef SLSC News – 16 October 2020

Long Reef SLSC News – 16 October 2020

The 2020/21 Season is now full steam ahead, with patrols in their fourth week of operation, the new cohort of Bronze Medallion and SRC training in progress, cadets commencing this weekend, and our temporary clubhouse currently in construction.

The new temporary club house is no ordinary shed, it’s big!

The new temporary club house is no ordinary shed, it’s big!

"We’re on track to complete the build and fit-out of the temporary club house in time for the Nippers season” says Chris Diggins, Longy Facilities Manager.. Construction of the temporary club house (aka the Shed) continues to progress nicely. Despite delays due to...

Ready, Set, Run-Swim-Run for Cadets again this year

Ready, Set, Run-Swim-Run for Cadets again this year

"A great first session for Cadets and a great start to the new season!" says Stuart Munday, Cadets Manager.  Cadets kicked off on Sunday, and what a fantastic first session they had! The morning began with a briefing and introduction of the managers and water safety,...

Long Reef SLSC News – 3 October 2020

Long Reef SLSC News – 3 October 2020

Dear Long Ruffians, The 2020-21 season officially commenced last weekend with our first weekend of patrolling. As we enter the October long-weekend, and our second weekend of patrolling, we have a number of key dates to announce for nippers, cadets, bronze medallion,...

Long Reef SLSC News – 15 September 2020

Long Reef SLSC News – 15 September 2020

Hi Longy family,  COVID has put a spin on everything in our lives, and it looks like SLS education will be another item affected by it. The good news is that the Longy Education team is full steam ahead with getting themselves up to speed on how we will run education...

2019-20 Long Reef SLSC Annual Report

2019-20 Long Reef SLSC Annual Report

2019-20 Long Reef SLSC Annual Report The 2019-20 Long Reef Annual Report  - (pdf) 2019-20 Financials and Auditors Report - (pdf)   Appendix A Proposed LRSLSC Clubhouse Building Plans: 1. General Arrangement _ Existing _ Ground Floor Plan 200430 DRAFT sml (w).pdf...

Long Reef News: 5 August 2020

Long Reef News: 5 August 2020

Your 2020-21 Committee and Officers, Congratulations to our new Distinguished & Outstanding Members - and other news. Fellow Longy Members, It is with a great honour to have again been elected as your President at the Annual General Meeting on the 2nd August 2020....

2019-20 AGM: Information

2019-20 AGM: Information

The 2020 Long Reef SLSC AGM is THIS Sunday 2 August at 2pm! Long Ruffians!The time has come to farewell a season like no other. One filled with natural disasters, cancelled competitions, a shortened patrolling season and a virus that has changed how we do things. We...

Notice of 2020 Long Reef SLSC AGM

Notice of 2020 Long Reef SLSC AGM

 AGM AGENDA  Apologies President’s Welcome  Distinguished Guests welcome   Reading and confirmation of minutes AGM 2019  Business arising out of Minutes Presentation of 70th Annual Report & Financial Statements  Motions for which Due Notice has been given Election...

Vale – Tim Bagot

Vale – Tim Bagot

PHOTO: First Long Reef R & R Team, 1960-61 Season Back Row: Len Smith (Assistant Coach) Tony Frost, Terry Clare, Michael Blackwell, Tim Bagot, Richard Swift, Dick Twight (Coach). Front Row: Ron Broadhurst, Peter Connolly Fellow Long Reef Members, It is with the...

Your MC is working hard to get back into the swing of things!

Your MC is working hard to get back into the swing of things!

We are working hard towards getting back to Surf Sport! Stay-tuned for announcements about our Long Reef SLSC 'Return to Surf Sport Plan'. New processes will be put in place so we can get back into the swing of things at Longy! Your MC is busy making sure there is...

2019-20 Long Reef SLSC Annual Award Nominations

2019-20 Long Reef SLSC Annual Award Nominations

It has been a Surf Life Saving season like no other. Bush fires, floods and Covid-19 impacted us. Together we patrolled, swam, paddled, rowed, ran & rescued. The season may have ended early, but we showed up and displayed our outstanding...

GREAT NEWS for Longy!

GREAT NEWS for Longy!

Fellow Long Ruffians, Tuesday the 28th April 2020 is a milestone date in our club redevelopment. On that day the Sydney North Planning Panel, in an unanimous vote, approved the Development Application (DA). This milestone would not have been achieved without the help...

Long Reef News: 17 April 2020

Long Reef News: 17 April 2020

Click here to read a copy of the 17 April 2020 Long Reef SLSC Newsletter. https://mailchi.mp/f54fcc0beefc/long-reef-slsc-register-for-the-public-planning-meeting Register to listen-in to the North Sydney Public Planning Meeting! Interested in helping out with Cadets...

Longy clubhouse facilities closed until further notice.

Longy clubhouse facilities closed until further notice.

Dear Longy Members,   The COVID-19 virus is impacting every element of society and Surf Life Saving is no exception.   The Surf Life Saving NSW Board convened on Thursday 26th March 2020 to discuss the ongoing impact of COVID-19 and the stricter restrictions announced...

Media Release from SLSNSW: VOLUNTEER BEACH PATROL SEASON ENDS EARLY

Please see latest memo from SLSNSW. Sadly, the Patrolling season for 2019-20 has come to an early end due to Covid-19.  Media Release from SLSNSW "Effective immediately, all patrols by volunteer surf lifesavers on NSW beaches will be cancelled for the remainder of the...

20 March 2020: Covid-19 Health Measures for Club Members.

20 March 2020: Covid-19 Health Measures for Club Members.

Long Reef SLSC News - 20 March 2020 Fellow Longy Members,  During this difficult time we would like you to know that Long Reef SLSC is thinking of you and doing what it can for its members.  There have been changes to some of our SLS activities due to...

Incident at Long Reef Headland, 1 December 2019

Incident at Long Reef Headland, 1 December 2019

Fellow Long Reef Members, The Long Reef SLSC Committee would like to let you know of an incident that occurred on Sunday 1 December, in which a boat capsized off the Long Reef Headland. As reported on the Surf Life Saving NSW website: “Three men, who are believed...

2019 Long Reef SLSC Christmas Party!

2019 Long Reef SLSC Christmas Party!

It's the Long Reef SLSC Christmas Party! Thank you Longy Members ... It's been a great year! ~ Saturday 14 December ~ From 7pm (after the Nippers Xmas Party) ~ At the clubhouse. ~ RSVP BY 8 DECEMBER - https://longreefchristmasparty.eventbrite.com.au for catering...

Now is the time to get your Bronze Medallion!

Now is the time to get your Bronze Medallion!

Now is the time to get your Bronze Medallion! The aim of this course is to provide participants with the skills and knowledge of basic patrolling and surf awareness in order to be able to participate in lifesaving operations. This is the core award to be a volunteer...

2019-20 Cadet & Nipper Registration now closed

2019-20 Cadet & Nipper Registration now closed

We wish we could take everyone! We've had an overwhelming response this season and had to cap numbers so the kids can stay safe on the beach. Longy Nipper & Cadet registrations are now closed. Longy Parents: Now is the time to put your hand up! It’s a great way to...