WHAT’S HAPPENING AT MANLY LSC – FRIDAY 5TH MAY 2023
FRIDAY 5TH MAY 2023
CLUB PRESENTATION NIGHT – FRIDAY 26 MAY 2023
The Club presentation night will be on Friday, 26 May 2023 at the Club from 6pm. The night will celebrate the achievements across all facets of our Club, but in particular our patrolling members and those who have recently qualified for their Bronze or other award.
The Bar will be open with two free drinks per member, food and entertainment.
Come along to meet new members and celebrate our 113th season!
** Expressions of Interest for IRB Drivers Course **
The aim of this course is to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to effectively drive and manage an Inflatable Rescue Boat (IRB) in surf rescue operations.
Candidates must meet ALL of the following conditions:
-> be at least 16 years of age to commence training
-> be at least 17 years of age on the date of final assessment
-> hold and be currently proficient in:
Bronze Medallion and Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Rescue)
IRB Crewperson Certificate (Held for 1 season and/or completed more than 10 hours crew)
-> hold a current NSW Boat License OR complete a pre-course workbook and be assessed prior to the course
Course dates are:-
Thursday 29th June 2023 -> 6pm-8pm – Compulsory Introduction
Sundays from 2nd July 2023 through to the end of August -> 7am-11am (at least 80% attendance is required)
Thursday 20th July 2023 -> 6pm-8pm – Engine Maintenance Part 1
Thursday 17th August 2023 ->6pm-8pm – Engine Maintenance Part 2
Proposed Assessment will be end of August/beginning Sept (Conditions/Skills dependant)
To be eligible you must answer YES to all the pre-requisites set below.
• Will be a financial member for the 2023/2024 season – must rejoin for insurance purposes
• Be 17 years or older by the end of August 2023
• Held IRB Crew certificate for 1 season or more and completed 10 hours as crew
• Attend the Compulsory Introduction
• Attend the Engine Maintenance Evenings
• Attend at least 80% of the Sunday sessions to cover all surf conditions
Please note that failure to complete the above will mean you won’t be able to be assessed and complete the course.
Complete the Expressions of Interest Form below
MANLY LSC MEMBERS SURVEY– RESPONSES REQUIRED BY 7TH MAY
Our biggest asset is our people – and we want to better understand our members to develop our plans to ensure Manly LSC is the club YOU want it to be.
So, we have developed this questionnaire for all our members: patrollers, competitors, nippers, parents, officers, volunteers and supporters – what is and isn’t working well for you, and what would you most like to improve?
Responses will be totally anonymous. You can complete this form for your child or another member, so please complete one per member.
Please click on this link and complete the survey: Manly LSC Members Survey
We look forward to receiving your feedback and can’t wait to hear your views!
STATE CHMAPIONSHIPS 2024 RETURN TO NORTHERN BEACHES
NSW Surf Life Saving this week announced that the NSW state championships will be returning to the Northern Beaches for another year! The championships will again be held across Queenscliff, North Steyne and Freshwater beaches. The 2024 championships will take place from 2-17 March.
TUNES OF JUNE
Remember to grab your free or paid ticket ($20 for burger and beer) – every Friday in June. You must have a ticket to enter and spaces are limited.
MLSC proudly presents live music every friday night in June:
• Fri 2nd – Wounded Bear
• Fri 9th – MJ Deluxe
• Fri 16th – Peter Green & Cactus
• Fri 23rd – Boconators & Special Guest
• Fri 30th – Karaoke (Manly Idol)
Special thanks to Betty’s Burger and Stone & Wood & the volunteers at the Manly Lifesaving Club for putting on this community social event.
Book your ticket here
IN THE MARKET FOR A NEW CAR?
Are you in the market for a new car? Why not pop in and see our partners at G Brothers Mercedes Benz, who have just announced the release of the all new GLC SUV. the GLC is the biggest selling SUV in the MB range so a new model is quite a big deal, and you can now pre-order in time for a June delivery.