News & EventsNews & Event updates from Wainui Surf Life Saving Club

Wainui Junior Carnival 2017

13 Jan 2017 Posted by Sonia Keepa

Wainui SLSC will host the first Junior Carnival of 2017 on the Gisborne Junior Surf Calendar tomorrow, Saturday 14 January from 8:30am.
Come out to the club and check out the regions juniors from ages 8 to 14 competing in a range of water and beach races. Wainui Junior's welcome Waikanae and Midway Surf Clubs to the coast for a morning of fun racing that will involve most of the individual events contested at Oceans, NZ Junior Surf Life Saving Nationals to be held at Mt Maunganui March 2-5 2017.
All Wainui participants are asked to please meet at the club for registration and warm up at 7:30am, prepared for a prompt 8:30am start. Remember club cap, hi vis vest, togs, goggles, water, snacks, sun screen, towels and something warm to put on. There will be a fundraising BBQ going at the club so bring along some money and help support the club.
Conditions are looking perfect for an awesome morning!
See you on the beach.

Club Open Day - Welcome 2016/17 Season

30 Oct 2016 Posted by Sonia Keepa

Wainui SLSC invites the community, new and existing members to the Club Open Day on Sunday 6 November starting at 10am. Come along and see what's happening at the club this season, register and become a member, sign up for patrol, information on hiring the club, becoming a sponsor and enjoy the fundraising BBQ from the best deck on the beach.

Look forward to seeing you all and enjoying a long safe summer on the beach.

National Pool Champs 2016

5 Oct 2016 Posted by Sonia Keepa

A record 603 competitors are set to take on the 2016 Surf Life Saving New Zealand Pool Championships this weekend with the annual event making a move to the Sir Owen G. Glenn National Aquatic Centre at AUT Millennium. Of those are 19 athletes from Wainui will be competing across all ages groups from u11 to Masters.

Wainui SLSC AGM 2016

1 Oct 2016 Posted by Wainui SLSC

The Annual General Meeting of Wainui Surf Life Saving Club will be held on Tuesday 18th October 6:30pm at the Clubrooms 2 Moana Road, Wainui Beach, Gisborne.

Music Night Fundraiser enjoyed by local community

21 Sep 2016 Posted by Wainui SLSC

Music night went extremely well and was a very entertaining fun night with loads of positive feedback from those that attended. The crowd was very enthusiastic and the event gave us the opportunity to showcase some great local talent in our community and for everyone who came a long a sense of feeling part of the club.

Pre Season Update as we head towards the 2016 2017 Summer Season

14 Sep 2016 Posted by Sonia Keepa

Welcome our Wainui Surf Club community as we gear up for an awesome summer season at the club, summer is fast coming around and it’s time to get excited with warmer weather and longer days. 

Night of Music 2016

29 Aug 2016 Posted by Wainui SLSC

As the summer season is fast approaching the Wainui SLSC Fundraising Team are working hard to raise the funds needed to equip the club with new gear. We need your support to help with the shortfall to purchase and upgrade body boards, soft top Junior paddle boards, competition equipment for both junior and senior members, gear trailers and much more. 

Laura Quilter new World Record

6 Aug 2016 Posted by Wainui SLSC

NEW WORLD RECORD - Laura Quilter smashes her own 50m Carry world record by 1.5 secs to finish in 32.79!!!!!! An official new world record set by Laura that the Australian Pool Rescue Championships at the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre. Awesome build up in preparation for the world lifesaving championships in The Netherlands next month.

Wainui Surf Club Members nominated for Gisborne Regional Awards

1 Jul 2016 Posted by Wainui SLSC

Gisborne is getting set to celebrate the Surf Life Saving season and its members' achievements at this year's awards ceremony.

Winter Club Clean Up

1 Jun 2016 Posted by Wainui SLSC

Winter is now right upon us so it's time to get the club all cleaned up and locked down for the winter.
Sunday, 12 June - Working Bee at the club…….10.00am - 1.00pm.
Come and give back a little something to the club that offers you, your families and our community so much.
Bring rubber gloves, rags, brooms, buckets, spades and well bring the sausages to chuck on the BBQ!
Lets share the load and see you all there on Sunday the 12th :-)