Far North SLSC

Far North SLSC - Cap

Club Details

Email
twalkerfnsr@gmail.com
Phone
02102862667
Contact
Tony Walker
09 4094800

Addresses

Physical

Located next to the Ahipara Fire Station
Takahe Road
Ahipara Beach

Postal

PO Box 2
Ahipara 0481

Club Overview

Far North Surf Rescue patrol at Ahipara beach in the real Far North.Our club house is sited next to the Ahipara Fire Station. Volunteer lifeguards are rostered on weekends and public holidays between Dec and Jan and regional guards weekdays during the peak Christmas period. We are on callout for our IRB and can be asked for assistance as far as Cape Reinga in the North to Whangapae in the South. We provide a Little Nippers programe over the Summer months.We are always on the lookout for members from inexperienced to the fully trained.We are a small but friendly club with a positive attitude.
2012 SLSNZ London Trophy winners (most Surf Lifeguard and Instructor Awards in one season per capita of members)
2013 SLSNR Volunteer of the Year - Simon Smith and Liz Arcus
2017 SLSNZ Awards of Excellence - Rescue of the Year (9 March 2017)
2018 Northern Awards of Excellence - Rescue of the Year

Patrol Hours

Ahipara Beach is patrolled on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays from 11:00am to 5:00pm between 14 December 2019 and 27 January 2020. A Regional Lifeguard Service is provided Monday to Friday between 23 December 2019 and 24 January 2020 from 10:30am to 6:30pm.