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Bondi Surf Club conservation project to go ahead says Waverley Council

By ERIN MODARO Waverley Council has announced that the Bondi Surf Bathers' Life Saving Club conservation project was approved by the Sydney Eastern City Planning panel on June 3rd, and the transformation of the heritage building is set to go ahead. Waverley Mayor Paula Masselos announced the green-light on the conservation project, saying that "this […]

Drownings prompt new focus on beach safety

Last year was especially dangerous on the state’s beaches, according to Surf Life Saving Australia’s annual National Coastal Safety Report. The report shows NSW reached a coastal drowning toll of 48 causalities, ten more than the nine-year average. Coastal regions constitute NSW beaches and coastal waterways. According to the report, most drownings occured during activities […]

Lifesavers pay respect to wartime heroes

Bondi Surf Bathers Life Saving Club had 292 of its members serve in the world wars of 1914-18 and 1939-45, and recently present-day members paid their respect to past colleagues and all Australian soldiers who fought and died defending the nation. At the club's annual Anzac memorial service, president Rod Harvey told the gathering that […]