Taylors Mistake SLSC

Taylors Mistake SLSC - Cap

Club Details

03 3266771
Viv Bickley



Taylors Mistake Bay
Taylors Mistake


PO Box 1120
Christchurch 8140

Club Overview

Taylor's Mistake Surf Life Saving Club (TMSLSC) is a volunteer organisation tasked with keeping Taylor's Mistake Beach safe during the summer months. Taylor's Mistake Beach is a beautiful and popular bay which is accessed by taking the road over Scarborough Hill from Sumner. Taylor's Mistake is renowned for clean clear water, good surf, a beautiful beach and surroundings.
2006 SLS Canterbury Club of the Year
2004 SLS Canterbury Club of the Year
1993 Canterbury SLSA Club of the Year
1992 Canterbury SLSA Club of the Year
2014 Canterbury / Tasman Awards of Excellence - Southern Surf League Trophy
2015 Canterbury / Tasman Awards of Excellence - Rescue of the Year
2016 Canterbury Awards of Excellence - Rescue of the Year (February 27, 2016)
2018 Canterbury/Tasman Awards of Excellence - Rescue of the Year (Mass Rescue)
2020 Canterbury/Tasman Awards of Excellence - Southern Regional Championships - Overall Top Club

Club Roles

Adrian Mouldey
Vivienne Bickley
Chief Instructor:
Tisha Bradley (Jamieson)
Club Captain:
Tisha Bradley (Jamieson)
Club Lifesaving Committee Member:
Luke Smith
First Aid Officer:
Tisha Bradley (Jamieson)
Gear Coordinator:
David Smith
General Manager:
Malcolm McClurg
General Manager:
Michael Hartwell
Health & Safety Officer:
Mike Smith
IRB Coordinator:
Anthony Nunnick
Junior Surf Coordinator:
Kathryn Gard
Junior Surf Coordinator:
Carrie Worthington
Patrol Captain:
Patrice de Beer
Patrol Captain:
Ian Rae
Sport Coordinator:
Craig Goldsmith
James Turpin

Patrol Hours

Taylors Mistake Beach is patrolled on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays between 13 November 2020 and 14 March 2021. Volunteer lifeguards patrol from 1:00pm to 5:00pm on Saturdays and 11:00am to 5:00pm on Sundays.
A Regional Lifeguard Service is provided Monday to Friday from 10:00am to 6:00pm during 15 December 2020 to 29 January 2021.