Rebuild committee convener Scott Weatherall on the build
site at the new Brighton Surf Life Saving Club last week.
Photo by Linda Robertson.
The foundations are down and the build of the new
Brighton Surf Life Saving Club is on target.
Rebuild committee convener Scott Weatherall said the
foundations would be laid this week and businesses were being
approached for financial support to fit out the surf club.
The old surf club was demolished in early January and
building of the new club, worth about $500,000, started in
The build was ''on target'' to be finished in July and ready
for the next surf life-saving season.
The 167 bricks sold in the buy-a-brick programme would build
a foyer wall.
The plan had been to build an outside wall with the bricks
but the wall would be an interior wall because fewer had
The surf club thanked the support of local contractors and
project partner G J Gardners.
Rotary Club of Taieri president Bob Reid said the club
The donation came from a firewood fundraiser by Rabobank, CRT
Real Estate and CRT staff and Taieri Rotary members.