March The Beast: Lifeguard Challenge

Walk for Respect

In recognition of our commitment to community harmony and celebration of diversity, Waverley Council will hold a Walk for Respect – Together by the Sea on Sunday, 3 March.

Show your support, catch up with friends and enjoy some entertainment as we celebrate community harmony, diversity and multiculturalism in this, our 160th year of Waverley Council.

We strive to ensure that our beautiful and vibrant part of the world remains welcoming, strong, inclusive, resilient and fair. See you there!

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Lifeguard Challenge

On Sunday, 17 March, a group of Waverley Council lifeguards will be taking part in the 2019 Lifeguard Challenge to raise money for the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Foundation (SCHF).

The Lifeguard Challenge is a gruelling swim, paddle and run for 30-kilometres from Bondi to North Cronulla via Maroubra and is held in partnership with lifeguards from Randwick and Sutherland Shire.

Kicking off at 6am at Bondi with a 2km paddle board to Bronte Beach. There will be vantage points along the way including Bondi, Bronte, Coogee, Maroubra, Frenchman’s and Kurnell beaches.

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- Waverley Mayor John Wakefield.

This column first appeared in the March edition of The Beast.