301 Main Road
PO Box 17527
Sumner SLSC has an excellent reputation as a key patrolling club in Canterbury. As we have one of the busiest and more dangerous beaches in Christchurch we hold a high standard of expectations for our life guards.
2003, 2008, 2009 SLS Canterbury Club of the Year
2013 Canterbury/Tasman Club of the Year
2015 Canterbury / Tasman Awards of Excellence - Club of the Year
2015 Canterbury / Tasman Awards of Excellence - Team of the Year (Premier IRB Team)
2017 Canterbury Awards of Excellence - Club of the Year
2018 Canterbury/Tasman Awards of Excellence - Top IRB Club
Sumner Beach is patrolled on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays between 16 November 2018 and 17 March 2019. 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 17 December 2018 to 25 January 2019.