- Hazel Buchanan
29 Ranui Road
PO Box 581
Whangarei Heads VSLSP HQ is situated at Ocean Beach, 40 minutes East of Whangarei, a city of 35,000 on Northland's East Coast of the upper North Island of New Zealand, or, more commonly referred to by members as "Godzone".
Whangarei Heads Beach is patrolled on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays from 11:00am to 5:00pm between 7 December 2019 and 23 February 2020. Hours reduce to 11:00am to 4:00pm from 1 March 2020 to 14 April 2020. A Regional Lifeguard Service is provided Monday to Friday from 23 December 2019 to 24 January 2020 between 10:30am and 6:30pm.