Sunrise over Ocean Beach
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Whangarei Heads Volunteer Surf Lifesaving Patrol

The Club Notice Board

Whangarei Heads Club Champs 2008-2009


Club PrizeGiving/Start of Patrols BBQ

04/10/08 SLGA Exam

Upcoming Courses

Whangarei Heads VSLSP wins Surf Life Saving Northern Region's Rescue of the Month for April.

Fonterra Beach Clean Up 2008

Whangarei Heads VSLSP Competes!

Far North Surf Rescue - Whangarei Heads Visit

SLSNZ National Jandal Day

Club Champs

SLSNR Trillian Trust District Championships


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A member club of SLSNZ. WHVSLSP is a volunteer organisation which provides Surf Rescue Patrols at Ocean Beach, Whangarei, New Zealand.

Surf Rescue in NZ is funded nationally by our major sponsors, predominantly the ASB charitable Trust, Lotteries Grants board, Lion Foundation and others. For further details of our National sponsors click here to link to Surf Lifesaving New Zealand.

Whangarei Heads SLSP thanks all its local sponsors.

The Gate Guardian at Ocean Beach entrance

Visiting us? Welcome!, come on in and experience the way of the Surf Club, the water's always warm here at Ocean Beach, and the surf is always up. Enjoy the site, it's guaranteed stimulating for the thinking Lifeguard, 100% safe for big kids, and adrenalin junkies over 45 years of age.

If you are a LifeGuard with the Whangarei Heads Volunteer Surf Lifesaving Patrol, this site is for YOU!.

The site news pages, get updated around the beginning of each month and as reports get emailed to me, So check them out regularly.

Click the sidebar link (on Patrol List/Dates) for your 2007 - 2008 Patrol Roster. For a membership pack for your mates, navigate to the membership page, a new club phone list, well, with the privacy laws etc, you'll have to email us. On the Contact us page you'll find the Committee contact list for email contact.


2007 - 2008 Statistics

Rescues - 30

Preventative Actions - 752 involving 2036 people

Total Volunteer Hours - 2955

First Aids - 26

Searches - 2

Historical Statistics

Whangarei Heads VSLSP thanks the following companies for their generous assistance in the design and construction of our new walkway to the beach:-
Geometria Ltd
Level 1, 28 Vine Street
PO Box 1972, Whangarei 0140
P ++64 9 430 0068
M ++64 021893063
Geometria - Provided an archaeological survey of our proposed walkway route ensuring local archaeological sites were not disturbed.  Service provided to the club free of charge.


35-37 East Tamaki Road, Papatoetoe,

Manukau City 2025

PO Box 97845, Manukau City, Manukau 2241
P:     09
277 0771
F:     09
277 7271

WPH Consultants - Designed the new boardwalk ensuring an efficient and safe access to the beach for lifeguards.  Service provided to the club free of charge.

Inflatable Rescue Boat in Ocean Beach surf

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