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Surf boat crews overcome brutal conditions in Whangamata

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Saturday, January 2, 2016

Over 40 teams from around New Zealand competed in brutal conditions at the second round of the New Zealand Surf Boat Series held at the Whangamata Surf Boat Spectacular today.

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Piha member receives New Year Honour

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Friday, January 1, 2016

Surf Life Saving New Zealand would like to formally congratulate Rodger Curtice who has been honoured in the 2016 New Year Honours list.

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New Zealand crews to be named at Whangamata Surf Boat Spectacular

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Around 46 crews and 230 competitors will join holiday makers in the popular holiday hotspot Whangamata on Saturday for the second round of the New Zealand Surf Boat Series.

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Surf Life Saving pleads enough is enough

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Monday, December 28, 2015

As the drowning toll continues to climb by the day, the chairman of Surf Life Saving New Zealand is pleading with the public to swim at patrolled beaches.

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Water safety leaders hoping for better than average holiday period

Posted by SLSNZ Media on Thursday, December 24, 2015

Seven people will lose their lives to drowning between 4pm today (Christmas Eve) and the end of the official Christmas holiday period (6am on 5 January) if the average drowning toll for the past five years is anything to go by.

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