Latest Newsletter - 23 September

Welcome BBQ

On Thursday 25th September at 5.00pm the club will be hosting a welcome BBQ for all new and returning members and their families. Come along – have a swim and some dinner and get to know the other swim club families.

Relay for Life

The club has registered three teams in the Relay for Life challenge based on our Club Night Teams. Please register your interest in participating either in the relay or as support crew with one of our team managers:

  • Jutta Scholefield - White Team
  • Phillipa Weltner - Black Team
  • Tony McGauchie - Green Team
5.30am LEGENDS!

The following swimmers have participated in the newly introduced 5.30am sessions. With a cosy 19 degrees pool temperature, these swimmers show great dedication.
  • Andreis Niemann
  • Dawid Niemann
  • Sarah Van Laarhoven
  • Tori McGauchie
  • Julia Weltner
  • Billy Weltner
Club Website

A big thankyou to Yvette, who has updated our club website. You will notice there is a calendar which includes all carnivals, training sessions and social events for the season, as well as copies of the weekly newsletter and club info sheets. Please take the time to look around the photo gallery and if you have any photos from previous seasons get them to Yvette who will add them to the gallery.

Club Merchandise

Kylie Van Laarhoven has volunteered to be this season's merchandise officer – so a big thankyou to Kylie. Orders will be placed for new bathers and shirts in the next week. To assist with determining reordering requirements please contact Kylie if you would like to purchase bathers or club T-shirts this season.

Scheduled Club Events

Swimming Camp – The planned swim camp with Elizabeth Aquatic Centre in Adelaide as been postponed until later in the season due to issues relating to pool access. More details will be forwarded to all members once details have been finalised.

Triathlon – Don’t forget to get your registrations in for this seasons triathlon. The club is also providing volunteers for this event to count laps on the day – please contact Phillipa if you are interested in helping out on the day for an hour or two.

Leigh Creek Carnival - Please note that the Leigh Creek Carnival this year is being held on the 1st November. If you are interested in competing at this event, please contact Verona Niemann. Nominations close on the 3rd October – and must be completed on entry cards available from Verona. Get in quick so you do not miss out. This is a great carnival!


If you are looking for more information or would like to contact the committee, please start with the club’s website or contact a committee member using the following email addresses.