Become a member

Some of the benefits in becoming an active member of the Eimeo Surf Club are:

  • Membership to our Supporters Club
  • Use of Club boards, surf skis and surf boats during approved Club training sessions under the supervision of a Club Coach
  • Participation in surf sports carnivals
  • All lifesaving training courses
  • New patrol uniform upon completion of a Bronze Medallion / Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Rescue)
  • Club functions throughout the season including the Annual Dinner
  • Access to the Surf Club amenities including: change rooms, showers and a fully equipped kitchen
  • Club Newsletter
  • Youth Camps
  • Nipper Programs

Please note: Club togs and stinger suits are at an additional cost to the individual and must be worn to participate on patrols and at carnivals.

Find out more about lifesaving at Eimeo by perusing our Members handbook 2015-16

If you would like to complete an online membership form which is signed digitally then follow the SLSA website link here: https://www.lifesavingonline.com.au/SLSA_Online/modules/home/index.php.  Please note that payment will still have to made to the office and medical/consent forms for children still have to be completed.

Forms:

All members are required to fill out a membership form.  Parents must complete the Medical, Media Consent Form for children up to 18 years of age.  All members over the age of 18 must have a Blue Card and complete one of the forms below.

  • MEMBERSHIP FEES 2016-2017 check this year’s prices.
    If you are a parent/guardian who holds a valid Centrelink Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card with your child’s name on it, you may be eligible for financial assistance via the ‘Get Started’ round of vouchers.  The vouchers are to the value of $150 and can be used towards membership fees.  Children can be aged from 5 to 17 years.  The current round opened on 13 July and closes 28 September 2016, or earlier if fully allocated, and the vouchers can be used up to 14 November 2016.  Go to http://www.qld.gov.au/recreation/sports/funding/getinthegame/getstarted/  The number of vouchers are capped so try to source them as soon as possible.

Blue Card Forms:

  • 16-17 FORM-BC-Blue-card-application – This form can be used as a renewal form.  All lifesaving club members are required to hold a current blue card (working with children check). An administration staff member must sight your ID for this application.
  • Blue Card Renewals – use Blue Card Form above for renewals .  Current blue cards must be renewed every two years. If you have a current card please check the expiry date. Renewals can take a few weeks so if it is due in the next month or two please complete a renewal form. You will need to show identification at administration for this application.
  • 16-17 FORM Authorisation-to-confirm-a-valid-card-application – This form to be used if you obtained your Blue Card through another organisation.
  • 16-17 FORM-Exemption-card-application – Please complete this form if you are Police person or a Teacher.

Please read our 2015-16 Eimeo SLSC Statement of Commitment here. If you would like a copy of our policies, you can request a copy through our administration office.  Please click here for a copy of our Social Media Policy.

For more information on becoming a lifesaver please contact club administration on 07 49696680