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Moore Park SLSC to provide gift wrapping service

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Moore Park Surf Life Saving Club is making Christmas easier again this year.

Moore Park Surf Life Saving Club is giving the gift of hassle free wrapping again this year, raising funds for its new clubhouse and nipper program.

The dedicated volunteers will be offering a gift wrapping service at Sugarland from Saturday, 4 December.

With the club raising much needed funds, shoppers are encouraged to get their presents wrapped for a gold coin donation or

Moore Park SLSC President Leigh Schuh said the funds raised will go towards projects within the surf club to provide opportunities for their members.

“The funds raised go towards our new clubhouse and our Nipper Program and this is the 17th year we have provided this service to the community,” Leigh said.

“People are able to bring their gifts to the wrapping station to be wrapped in return for a gold coin donation or pay via EFTPOS (minimum $5 donation).

“This has been a great community partnership and it is well supported by the members of the public.”

The wrapping station will be located between Ally and QML in front of the display window in Sugarland Shopping Centre, beginning on Saturday 4 December.

From Monday 6 December, the wrapping will be available every day until Friday, 24 December open 10 am until 2 pm daily, extending the hours until 4 pm closer to Christmas Eve.

Due to COVID restrictions, no change can be given.

About Moore Park Surf Life Saving Club

Moore Park Surf Life Saving Club was founded at a meeting on 9 August, 1954 as a memorial to the men and women of the district who had served their country at war.

Foundation members camped for the weekend to patrol the North coast beach (Moore Park Beach).

The first clubhouse was a tent, a rusty shark tower and wind up shark alarm donated from another club and a 10 ft fishing boat for rescues and training.

Their volunteer members provide emergency search/rescue and first aid, deliver surf safety and provide preventative programs to ensure beach visitors avoid danger.

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