Soldiers Beach Surf Life Saving Club

Paddle for Police Legacy






The annual memorial sports day remembers the sacrifice of Sergeant Dick Whittaker, Senior Constable Gordy Wilson and Senior Constable Chris Thornton who made the ultimate sacrifice on duty in the Brisbane Water LAC.

This event is to raise money for Police Legacy as they support the families of these officers.

Chris Thornton was also a volunteer lifesaver with Soldiers Beach SLSC, performing IRB duties diligently.

When: Thursday 7th September 2017
Time: Briefing at 8:30am 9am Start – On the water
Where: Meet on the sand at The Esplanade cross Kourung St, Ettalong.
How Far: Ettalong to Gosford (12km approx)
How much: Free entry – however, you are encouraged to raise some donations.


Any paddle craft welcome, Surf Ski*, Kayak*, SUP, Prone, Outriggers, Surf Boats.
**PFD required per Maritime rules.

A trailer to transport craft to the start will be available – first in best dressed Mini bus also available to transport paddlers – again first in.
BBQ at the finish.

For more information contact Matt on