They said it would be sunny and held at a flat beach for our first carnival. That wasn’t the case for the U23 Newcastle Sharks. Given the hard work of Brian ‘Fozzy’ Foster and his crew Newcastle Surf Lifesaving Club had a boat back on the water; the first time in 20 years.
It was a successful year for the young men who competed in the U23 and Reserves division across local, state and national carnivals.
Claiming third place in the local Peters series and being invited to the Best of the Best carnival at Pacific Palms, the big black boat and the oarsmen within are preparing for a bigger and better 2015 season.