Ballina Lighthouse & Lismore SLSC named SLS Far North Coast Branch Club of the Year at the Branch Awards Night - June 2014.  Congratulations to all our members for their efforts in Season 2013/14.

Training News - Information has been emailed to members detailing the next Apply First Aid Courses being run - check your emails for details.

Great Club Awards & Presentation Evening June 2014 - Thanks to the 176 members and guests who attended this year's Club Annual Awards & Presentation Evening - which also included a celebration of our 80th Birthday. Thanks also to the Ballina RSL who again provided a great venue, food and service to make the night an enjoyable one. 

Club AGM - Sunday 13th July at 4pm - A reminder per the notices sent out to members in June that the Club's AGM will be held at the Club Rooms, Lighthouse Beach, 65 Compton Drive, East Ballina at 4pm. A social gathering is planned at the conclusion of the meeting, to assist with catering, please email the club at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to confirm your attendance.  The new annual report will be posted to the web site after the AGM. If you'd like to review previous year's annual reports, these can be downloaded via the "Our Club Tab" - Annual Reports.

Season 2014/2015 - Commenced 1st May 2014:

Membership Application / Membership Re-Application / Membership Fees for Season 2014/15 - go to the "Join our Club" tab for detailed information.

Ballina Surf Club / Lighthouse Cafe / Function Areas:
Ballina Shire Council has care and control of the top floor of the new building and have let the kiosk (located in ground floor) and cafe out via tender.  These areas are a separate entity to the surf life saving club. Contact the Team at the new Cafe on 02 6686 4380 for further information or bookings.  For enquiries regarding the Function Faclities at the new building, contact Ballina Shire Council. 02 6686 4444, again they control these facilities.

For those interested in becoming a volunteer lifesaver, email the Club at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . At this stage, the next course will be run in around August September 2014.  Keep an eye out on our web site of facebook page to keep up-to-date.


New Season Patrol Roster

Work is already underway on the Patrol Roster for the new season, which kicks of Saturday 20th September 2014.

Please confirm with the Club if you intend to patrol again this season and importantly, if you aren't available to patrol, please let us know as soon as possible.



SLSA Club of the Year Awards

June 2014 - SLS Far North Coast Overall Branch Club of the Year

The Club will now be a finalist at this year's SLS NSW Awards of Excellence in the category of SLS NSW Club of the Year.
Club Member Stephen Perris was awarded SLS FNC Branch Senior Lifesaver of the Year and will now be a finalist in that category at the State Awards of Excellence, together with Hugh Bundock in the category of Young Lifesaver of the Year (Under 19) and Rod Balkin, Facilitator of the Year (for the third year running).  Congratulations to all our members for their efforts, each of you have made a signficant contribution towards the Club's achievements this year.  Best wishes also to Stephen, Hugh and Rod as they represent the Club and SLS FNC Branch in Sydney on 16th August.

SLSA Club of the Year - NSW Honoured at Awards of Excellence

Over 270 guests descend on The Westin Hotel in Sydney to honour Surf Life Saving’s best and bravest at the 2012 Surf Life Saving Australia Awards of Excellence.
Surf lifesavers and club members from NSW did exceptionally well with Ballina Lighthouse and Lismore SLSC taking out top honours with the DHL Club of the Year.
The club was commended on its persistent commitment to continuous improvement in the face of many challenges, maintaining member engagement and achieving significant growth in membership during the 2011-12 period.


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