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Richard McWhinney

Richard unexpectedly experienced a medical episode at Dixon Park on Wednesday (7 April) and passed away the following day. Richard was a Life Member of Dixon Park SLSC. He comple…

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Brett Norris Life Member DPSLSC recently passed away

Brett Norris passed away during the week after a long illness. Brett obtained a Bronze Medallion in 1982 and soon found his way into the IRBs with an IRB Crew qualification follow…

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Community Building Partnerships

Tim Crakanthorp, State Member for Newcastle, was on hand to see how funding from Community Building Partnerships has been used to purchase 2 mobile rescue board trolleys. The custo…

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Dixon Park hosts Hunter Branch

Dixon Park provided the ideal location to host the Hunter Branch titles. The space, the natural amphitheatre of the beach and the surf all came together to provide an environment t…

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Dave Ringland

Born 20 October 1943 and sadly departed our lives 29 December 2020, aged 77.He was diagnosed with bladder cancer early in 2020 and he fought valiantly and heroically against it,how…

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Dave Ringland

It is with great sadness that I pass this message onto the members of the Dixon Park surf life-saving community. Dave Ringland, President for nearly 20 years from 1989 to 2008 and…

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November news

Dear members of our Dixon Park Community. The 2020-21 Season in unfolding in front of us and I would like to share some important happenings .. Dale Laverty – “Lavo” It is with …

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Dale Laverty - 'Lavo'

It is with great sadness that I let the Dixon Park community know of the passing of Dale Laverty. Dale, a lifeguard, suffered a medical incident in the water at Nobbys on Friday m…

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