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One of the world's best known logos helps out for the Kiwi summer

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Wednesday, October 30, 2013

For many beaches around New Zealand, Labour weekend marked the first weekend of patrols by Surf Life Saving New Zealand.

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Challenges for Chris complete

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Wednesday, October 30, 2013

It’s been a hard year physically and emotionally for UK-based Kiwi Desiree Clarke-Noble but she has done it!

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Emotional day for shark victim's brother 50 years after he was killed

Posted by Matt Warren on Sunday, October 27, 2013

Alan Jordan had a few emotional words for his brother Les at his Dunedin gravesite, 50 years after he was killed in a brutal shark attack at the city’s picturesque St Clair beach.

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Veteran lifeguard plans to celebrate 75th Birthday with another island race

Posted by Matt Warren on Sunday, October 27, 2013

One of the oldest competitors in the St Clair Surf Life Saving Club’s annual White Island race, is vowing he will be back again next as part of his 75th birthday celebrations.

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Early morning swim turns to tragedy for young lifeguard

Posted by Matt Warren on Sunday, October 27, 2013

Early on a Wednesday morning nearly 50 years ago two Christchurch lifeguards threw their surfboards into the waves at a popular beach a few minutes from the Dunedin city centre, and dived onto them.

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