Attached within this article is a list of all members and their patrol hours for competition eligibility.  Under 15 and Active members need to have completed a min of 25 hours whilst Active Reserve members need to have completed 12.  These requirements need to be completed by 31st December.  This report was formulated on 12/01/2017

Come along and test your brain power and enjoy the club atmosphere with your friends and family at our annual club Trivia Night.  Being held in the Heritage room of the surf club on Friday 3rd February.  Starts at 7pm.   Cost is $30 pp pre-paid (reserved) or $35 on the door.  Table of 10 can be reserved.  Email Maria Garay on maria_marta_g@hotmail.com   Prices Galore and Fun guaranteed.

South Maroubra SLSC is holding its annual Sportsman Person Luncheon on Sun 5th February in the Clubhouse Horizons room from 12.30m.  Tickets $100 pp, (Gold Members $70) includes refreshments, succulent Lunch, multiple guest speakers.  Flyer is attached.  Book tickets by emailing info@southmaroubraslsc.com.au or phone 93140070

Financial planners are often the first port of call for people seeking advice on investing a lump sum of money. But that is just the tip of the iceberg. A professional financial planner has the knowledge and skills to help you achieve your goals and objectives by tailoring strategies to address your specific needs.

South Maroubra Surf Club Life Member, Bernie Kelly, passed away on 18th January 1998 after performing mass rescues at South Maroubra Beach.  Each year our surf club joins together around this time to remember the ultimate sacrifice that Bernie gave.  Members and friends are invited to join the club management and fellow Life Members for a beverage in the surf club Heritage room on Sunday 22nd January 2017 from 12 noon.  RIP Bernie

Nicholas Pavlakis recently attended the NSW Development Newwork Program.  A program developing leaders and we look forward to hearing back from Nick on this weekend.  Well done Nick.

Nicole Krite recently had the experience of SLSNSW Beach to Bush program.  A program designed to give those children in the country areas of NSW, some of whom have never been to the beach, the opportunity to be exposed to surf safety and the environment we all have right on our doorstep.  Well done Nixy, your enthusiasm for SLS would have been greatly appreciated by these communities.

Sponsored by Audi, The Juniors and AMP, South Maroubra Surf Club will be hosting a 0.5km, 1km and 2.5km Ocean Swim on Sunday 5th February 2017.  Registations are NOW OPEN   www.oceanswims.com.au

Competitors are kindly asked to inform the following Directors should they wish to be entered into any of the January 2017 carnivals listed below.  Senior - contact Simon Smith E:  simon.smith@meshn.com.au   Nippers contact Marcelo Garay E: mgaray21@hotmail.com

07/01 Nth Curl Curl Boat Carnival

15/01 Sydney Northern Beaches Young Guns Boat Carnival

22/01 Wanda Open Surf Carnival

26/01 Freshwater Open Surf Carnival

26/01 Nth  Cronulla Australia Day Ironperson Classic

27/01 Manly Nipper Nats Carnival

28/01 Manly Open Surf Carnival

28/01 Manly Surf Boat Carnival

29/01 Freshwater Boat Carnival