Ocean Grove Surf Life Saving Club
Welcome to one of the biggest and most popular Surf Life Saving Clubs in Victoria. Check back here regularly for updates on Membership, Competition, Social Functions and Patrols.
Ocean Grove Surf Life Saving Club is situated on the main beach at Ocean Grove, Victoria. The township of Ocean Grove is on the southern side of the Bellarine Peninsular facing Bass Strait, is flanked by the Barwon River to the west, and is a very popular tourist resort with a permanent population of about 10,000.
Stop Press - OGSLSC landline is back
After a frustrating battle with the Telco, we are pleased to announce that the old OGSLSC landline 5255 1382 is operational again. Anna looks forward to some calls from members!
Sunday 29 April Nippers
Sunday 6 May All Club
Sunday 13 May IRB
Sunday 20 May Seniors
At intersections in Geelong city. Helpers are still required for 20 May. Over 16 years only please. We encourage all members to support the club. Put your name on the roster here:
Saturday 26 May from 6.30pm
At Ocean Grove Bowling Club
Tickets $60 - must be purchased by Monday 21 May. Tickets will NOT be available on the night.
Sod Turning May 5 @ 11.00am
Lisa Neville, Sarah Henderson, COGG, BCCM, the Builders and the Architects will be attending a media event to celebrate the start of construction of the new Surf Beach Complex. Club members are welcome to attend.
OGSLSC is extremely appreciative of the support provided by all levels of Government.
OGSLSC thanks Bryce Newton for laying a wreath on the club's behalf, and all those who participated on the day in club gear!
Relocation of admin
We are now out of the old clubhouse and demolition is slated to begin very soon. Most club gear has been moved into our leased storage facility at 3/39 Smithton Grove (opposite Kyo Warehouse). OGSLSC's Administration Office is now also at this site.
There are continued delays with connection of the club's landline and retaining the existing number. In the short term you can contact Anna on the temporary landline, 03 4202 0962 or by email, firstname.lastname@example.org. Office hours have not changed: 9am - 5pm, Wed - Friday. Please drop by to say g'day!
Senior State Champions!
Ocean Grove SLSC has gone back to back, taking out its second successive Senior State Surf Lifesaving Championship, held 24-25 March 2018 at Apollo Bay. The club was also named Life Saving Victoria's Champion Club of the Year for the second year in succession.
Senior Club Champs
Monday 2 April. Registrations from 9.30. First event at 10.30 on the Monday morning.
Program order will be advised (weather and tide dependent) but events include:
2km run, beach flags, sprints, board, ski, swim, iron
Events are for U15, U17, U19, Open and Masters (male and female). No events will be combined (eg swim will be separate to iron) but U17/U19/Open events may be run as one based on numbers.
Junior State Champions!
Our amazing Nippers came first in the State Champs at Warrnambool 10-11 March. OGSLSC total points score was 366, ahead of Mentone SLSC with 345.5 points.
A huge congratulations to the whole team. We understand the hard work that everyone has put in this season.
We ask members to pay for carnival entries up front (or immediately after), once you decide to enter. This season we expect not to have to chase entry fees at all!
2017/18 entry fees (including $2 admin charge):
Standard carnivals $26
State Championships $39