Southern Region Champs set to welcome 300 competitors to New Brighton

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Wednesday, February 18, 2015

This weekend will see the largest of the South Island’s surf competitions, the Southern Region Championships, return to New Brighton Beach.


Mount Maunganui lifeguard tops second National Lifeguard School

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Monday, February 16, 2015

Mount Maunganui lifeguard Cameron Witney has achieved the highest award when it comes to lifeguarding in New Zealand.


Condolences over the passing of two club members

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Surf Life Saving New Zealand is saddened to learn of the passing of two club members in the past few days.


Aussies too strong in surf boat test

Posted by Mike Lord on Saturday, February 7, 2015

A bit of Aussie polish and slickness was too much for New Zealand's top surf boat crews at the trans-Tasman Trophy in Waihi Beach.


Former world champ taking rowing skills to the beach

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Thursday, February 5, 2015

He’s been a world champion, a trans-Atlantic rower and a fire-fighting pin-up boy. Now Paul Gerritsen will add another representative honour to his resume this weekend when he and his Piha men’s surf boat crew take on Australia’s best at Waihi Beach.