Club Champions - Divisions
The club holds a monthly contest on the first Sunday of the month between February to November. Divisions range from Parent-Assist, Grommets, Cadets, Juniors, Junior Girls, Women, Over 40's, Masters Men & Women (Over 50's), Open and long board. Surfers compete for Championship points with individual club champions awarded trophies and prizes at the club presentation in December.
In memory of our deceased President, Richard ’Sarge’ Keefe, our Junior surfers compete over the year for the ‘Sarge’ Shield donated to the club by the Keefe family in 2015. This is awarded via nominations and committee vote for the most consistent, persistent and an all round junior surfer during the competitive year.
Australia Day Classic
Held since 1974 around the Australia Day weekend. The club holds the annual Classic for current and past members. This event features all the club divisions with 80 surfers competing for the prestigious Australia Day titles.
Jenny Royale Trophy
The Jenny Royale Award is presented at our Australia Day Classic Competition to a girl competitor that demonstrates Determination & Perseverance. The award is donated each year through the generosity of Jenny’s family and presented by either Kevin or Taryn Royale.
Jack Sullivan Shield
The Jack Sullivan Shield is a given to an outstanding club member who contributes to the club in and out of the water during the competition year. The Shield was donated by Jack Sullivan who was a founding member of competitive amateur surfing in Newcastle and NSW. He is noted nationally for his administration and leadership.