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Wainui SLSC celebrating 80 years, book launch

15 Dec 2017 Posted by

A lovely evening to bring together past & present members of the club to celebrate 80 years captured in a beautifully presented book.

Club president, Salve Zame, kicked off the formal proceedings inviting Peter Boyd to give an account of the cultural history and early settlement of the area.

Club life members were acknowledged and shared memories of their time and contributions to the clubs growth and development over the past decades. Reference made by many the duty of service,!growth of a club of like minded people who have a core value of unity, family and huge sense of community.

Author and historical researcher, Sheridan Gundry, thanked the current committee for their vision, energy and passion to preserve the memories, achievements & rich tapestry that is Wainui Surf Life Saving Club. She also urged that we continue to document, photograph and remember the stories so that the history of our club is not lost. We are the custodians of the clubs history.

To order your copy please contact Tessa McCormick 0212222457