Booked your ticket for the Annual Dinner yet?

Celebrate the 2017/2018 season at our Annual Club Awards night.  Click HERE to book your tickets.

Click HERE for a copy of the flyer to share with Club friends.

 

Volunteer Grants of $500 Available – DEADLINE TODAY!

If you have been volunteering for at least 6 months you may be eligible for a $500 grant from the Grants Hub to fund items related to your volunteering. But please act fast, as deadline for applications is today, Thursday 15th March 2018!

https://www.thegrantshub.com.au/giving

Please use the following Reference Details in your application:

Name: Rhys Krauter Email: secretary@semaphoreslsc.com.au

Proficiencies Update

Semaphore Surf Club Training Team would like to thank the 87 members that used the proficiency dates we set. We have 65 Bronze ( 76 if the final 11 complete their online) 14 SRC ( 15 if complete online ) 26 ARTC, 7 IRB Drivers and 16 Crew & 17 newly qualified ATV Drivers.
With only 13 members waiting on their water proficiency we are in a good space but unfortunately due to limited assessors we are not in a position to offer a further proficiency date at this time please watch the Patrol Facebook Page or the newsletter for dates that this can be offered as we get New assessors qualified.

If you are interested in supporting the training team please contact Jennie on instructor@semaphoreslsc.com.au

 

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Last chance for timed swim

The Final Opportunity for the pre-requisite Timed swim for undertaking your Bronze or SRC  is 7:30pm on Wednesday 10 January 2018 at Portside Swim Centre Victoria Road, Largs Bay.  Training will be offered on the Brooksy Training Patrol on Sunday 14 January, Sunday 25 February and Sunday 11 March  11:30am – 18:00

Please let Jennie know that you will be attending by emailing instructor@semaphoreslsc.com.au

 

Seacliff SPR results

Congratulations to our competitiors that took part in the Seacliff SPR on the weekend. We had some great results across the board. We started the day off with Zac Buck winning the open 5km run.

In the water we had competitors competing in different categories, sorry if we missed anyone, with no clubs next to names it was hard to find our competitors at times.

U11-U13 SPR (500m Swim, 1km board paddle, 1km run)

Amy Buck 9th

Lilija Zampatti 10th

Jackson Clee 20th

U14-U15 SPR (1km swim, 2km board, 2km run)

Tegan Richards 3rd

Ella Andrews 4th

Cooper Clee 14th

Naish Allen 15th

 

 

Some great results with some fast times from everyone!

 

More Junior news

More junior news this week…

  • Christmas Raffle tickets – please remember to return all books whether all sold or unsold.  Those requiring more books or who didn’t receive one please see your Age Group Manager  There was also a request for a list of prizes so click here to access information you can print out.
  • Canteen Roster – Under 7’s  –  Your up Under 7’s, we need a minimum of 4 volunteers from your age group to help man the kitchen this week.  Remember closed in shoes, Please!!
  • Nippers Christmas Party December 16th 2017 –  After Training on the 16th we will be having a Christmas celebration with a visit from a very special person.  Please see the specific post regarding this celebration. In addition flyers with details will be handed out this at Saturday’s training.
  • Junior Carnival 2 December17th 2017 – Glenelg – The 2nd Junior Carnival has been moved from Christies Beach to Glenelg. Here’s the Carnival Program for your information and a link to the carnival circular. More info next week.

Please let your Age Group Manager know this Saturday if you are not attending.

Here’s the Carnival Program for your information and a link to the carnival circular

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1UK1qWBW-1OdIopI4JPxlbLjM1EDfMeID

  • Dates to Remember
    1. December 16th  2017 – Last Training for 2017
    2. January 6th  2018 –  First Training back for 2018
    3. January 14th 2018 – Next Branch Carnival (Henley Beach)
    4. January 28th 2018 – Nipperthon 2018 (West Beach)

Kids’ Disco this Saturday!

Another reminder that we have a Kids’ Disco at the club this Saturday. All age groups are welcome!

We’ll be serving $5 kids’ pizza meals from 6pm, with the disco kicking off at 6.30pm.

Entry is $5 cash on the door for kids (adults are free!).

There will also be a $10 beer & pizza deal for the big kids.

Request your tunes and let us know you’re coming at the Facebook event page. Hope to see you there!

Volunteers needed this Sunday for Carols by the Lake

We are looking for volunteers to help with setup and tear-down at Carols on the Lake this Sunday. The organisers are making a very generous donation to the club in exchange for our help.

With the club closure imminent, donations are vital to the club so it’s important that we can support these community events.

Where: Reserve opposite Bartley Tavern on Bartley Terrace, West Lakes Shore

When: Sunday 3 Dec 8.30-10.30am and 8.00-10.00pm

Note: Closed toe shoes required! They will have experienced people running the event to guide us on what needs to be done.

At the moment we are 4 people short for both shifts, so if you can help out on either (or both), please contact Adam Sikorski on 0439811746.

As always, we really appreciate your donation of time to help out the club.

Friday Night Members Draw – this week $450!

Head down to the Club on Friday nights for the Semaphore SLSC members Draw!

This week $450 is up for grabs!

Remember you must be present to win.

Enjoy a drink at the Bar from 5pm with Bistro meals available from 6pm.

To book a table please call the Club during bistro hours (5-9 Thursday and from 5 Friday).

Members draw will take place between 6.30pm and 7.30pm.

So come and enjoy a drink and a meal, with your chance to win some money!!

Friday night Members draw – $400 up for grabs!

Head down to the Club on Friday nights for the Semaphore SLSC members Draw!

This week $400 is on the table.

Remember you must be present to win.

Enjoy a drink at the Bar from 5pm with Bistro meals available from 6pm.

To book a table please call the Club during bistro hours (5-9 Thursday and from 5 Friday).

Members draw will take place between 6.30pm and 7.30pm.

So come and enjoy a drink and a meal, with your chance to win some big bucks!!