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Lighthouse Beach Cafe  - Bookings 02 6686 4380 or for further information go to the Cafe website.

Surf Club Function Rooms  - For enquiries regarding the Function Faclities, contact Ballina Shire Council on 02 6687 6291.  Further information also available on Council's web site - click here.

(Ballina Shire Council has care and control of the top floor of the new building and have leased the kiosk (located in ground floor) and cafe out via tender.  These areas are a separate entity to the surf life saving club.) 

Youth Opportunity Makers Workshop - see info here.

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The Events Page has information about upcoming events such as the Patrol Members Christmas Party and the Shaws Bay Swim. 

Nippers Commenced Sunday 12 October. If you have not already renewed your membership, this must be completed before participating in Nipper activities. See Membership/Joining for instructions. All U8-U13 Nippers are also required to complete a pool proficiency before participating. 

If you require additional information or are interested in being involved in the Nippers activities this year, please contact the Junior Activities Committee or phone the Director of Junior Activities, Craig Worling on 0421 056 524.
 Ballina Lighthouse & Lismore SLSC named SLS NSW Club of the Year 2014 and Runner-Up SLSA Club of the Year.  Congratulations to all our members for their efforts in Season 2013/14. Not only did the Club take out SLS FNC Branch Club of the Year but went on to take out the prestigious SLS NSW Club of the Year at the August Awards of Excellence in Sydney. At the SLSA National Awards of Excellence in Sydney on 25th October 2014, the club was announced as the 2013/14 Runner-Up SLSA Club of the year. 
Training News - There are a number of courses scheduled for both new and existing members.

Contact the Club's Director of Education & Training if you wish to record an expression of interest for bronze or other courses.

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. .  

New Season Patrol Roster

The Patrol Roster for Season 2014/2015 has been distributed. Please contact us if you intend patrolling but have not yet received the roster.


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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