Board of Directors — Captial Expenditure (CAPEX)

MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR to all our mem­bers

The Board of Direc­tors has met and con­sid­ered the range of CAPEX items put for­ward by the Club’s Exec­u­tive. The Board are pleased to con­firm that over $100,000 of expen­di­ture has been approved across the var­i­ous port­fo­lios as below. Please note that these sums are in addi­tion to annu­al bud­gets allo­cat­ed to each area:


15 X Fibre Glass Boards

25 x SLSA Res­cue Body Boards for U7 age group

40 x Soft Foam Nip­per Boards

30 x Res­cue tubes (to be shared between Devel­op­ment and Oper­a­tions)


1x New patrol trail­er – this is a car­ry­over item from the 2018/19 CAPEX allo­ca­tion

1x New cab­i­netry re-fit for the first aid room

4 x replace­ment res­cue boards part of asset replace­ment pro­gram

Abalone patrol crew gear (e.g. dye bags, reef walk­er shows, swim fins, wet­suits, Gath hel­mets, etc).

8 x Water safe­ty line of sight radios

Resus­ci-Ann ful­ly body trol­ley / skill reporter

Mod­i­fi­ca­tions to Life Sav­ing area in boat shed

OP air­way edu­ca­tion man­nequin

Live feed­back man­nequin

4 x foam res­cue boards


1x Surf­boat Trail­er

1x set of row­ing oars

2 x sets of rowlocks and sweep rowlock

1x sweep oar

Refur­bish Surf­boat

Bal­ance of IRB Hull

IRB Engine

Pro­peller pur­chase and devel­op­ment

5x Replace­ment MAL Boards


New web­site

Many thanks to those who have con­tributed to this CAPEX process. In clos­ing the Board would like to con­firm that they are com­mit­ted to the ongo­ing sup­port of CAPEX expen­di­ture for the ben­e­fit of mem­bers.

If mem­bers have any ques­tions in regards to this process please feel to con­tact any Board Mem­ber and / or phone Andy Jones (Direc­tor) mobile num­ber can be obtained through the office.

Thanks and regards

Board of Direc­tors

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