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Strategic Plan

Vision: To be a vibrant community based, self sustaining club that delivers quality life saving services to the Raglan area and the Waikato District.

Mission: To provide a highly capable and proficient surf life saving service with members and the community benefiting from club activities, patrols, sport, surf safety education and youth development

Strategic Alignment: SLSNZ, SLSNR, Waikato District Council, Waikato Regional Council, Trust Waikato, Maori Organisations in Raglan

Key Goals:

1. Planning / Administration and Finance

To develop a well administered club that operates with sound, robust planning and financial systems, managed and developed for the benefit of its members.

2. Lifesaving

To provide high quality life saving services for the community.

3. Membership

To establish a dynamic recruitment and retention programme that meets the present and future requirements of the club.

4. Property/Clubhouse

To create and maintain facilities that meet the needs of the membership and the community.

5. Junior Surf

To develop a community programme that provides opportunities for youth in the district to learn surf safety and surf sport skills.

6. Competition/Surf sports

Re-introduce and maintain a surf sports programme that attracts, motivates and develops member skills and enthusiasm through surf sports training and competition.

Values: These values guide the way we achieve our strategic direction and goals:

  • Teamwork
  • Family
  • Public service
  • Enjoyment
  • Openness
  • Commitment