join the club

Thank you for making the decision to join Midway SLSC. We trust that your experience with us will be an enjoyable one.  

Step 1: New members to Surf Life Saving New Zealand

Before you can join a surf life saving club in New Zealand you must first register with our parent organisation, Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ). This is a free, one time only registration giving you a membership number that will be yours for life.  

Click here for the SLSNZ on-line form which will only take a few minutes to complete. Make sure you choose 'Midway' in the club selection drop down box. Individual registration is required for each and every family member wishing to become a member of a club. Parents are encouraged and very welcome to join as Associate members. 

More information about Surf Life Saving New Zealand membership options can be found here.

Step 2: Application for membership to Midway SLSC

Once you have completed the SLSNZ membership registration you will need to complete the Midway Surf Life Saving Club membership application online form.This form needs to be completed annually as it is important that details are kept as accurate and complete as possible. 

Subscription fees must be paid to complete your registration. These and payment options are detailed below.

Membership categories

Little Rippers, Nippers and Cadet 
Little Rippers, Nippers and Cadets are for 4 to 13-year-olds and run every Sunday from November to March, and also Sundays over the summer holiday period. If you are interested in becoming a Junior Surf member please contact our Junior Surf Coordinator - Dave Corrin: corrinfamily@xtra.co.nz

Qualified Junior and Senior

Having passed their Surf Life Guard Award these members are now qualified life guards and can compete at local and national events. If you are interested in becoming a qualified Junior / Senior member, contact Jack Gavin: gackjavin@yahoo.co.nz

If you are interested in becoming a lifeguard please email our recruitment officer - Ben Johns: ben.d.johns@gmail.com. You need to be 14 years of age and be a confident swimmer in both the pool and the ocean.

Associate Membership

An associate member is a member not actively involved with lifeguarding or sports but who has an interest in the club.
If you are interested in becoming an associate member please email our administrator Tania Gray: admin@midwayslsc.co.nz for further information.

The membership year is from 1st July to 30th June.

Membership renewal

All returning members must also complete the annual online membership renewal form here and pay the appropriate club subscription fees. Fees and payment methods are detailed below.

Transferring members

If you are a current or previous member of a surf life saving club in New Zealand you will need to transfer to Midway SLSC before you can complete your club membership. Follow the instructions as above for new members to surf life saving but check 'transfer' instead of 'new'. Then proceed as above to join Midway.   

Subs and fees

The subs for the 2014/2015 season:

Please click here.


The payment methods: please click here.