Mollymook News

by Ken Banks

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Springtime in Mollymook

Springtime arrives in Mollymook

Hey Allie and Bruce, take note of our glorious Mollymook weather. (We won’t tell you what last week was like)

Glorious sunshine in Australia greets Valarie and the girls for their return from doing it tough for 5 weeks in the USA and Hawaii.

Much has been happening, surf board riding, swimming, watching, tea bagging, photo shoots for the up coming Mollymook swimmers book “A Moment in Time”, and may I add so many are requesting a better photo of themselves, you would think the pics were for an issue of Vogue Magazine. Enjoy!


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Losal threads the needle on his tooth-pic surfboard

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Welcome home Valarie


South Coast Tourism Awards – 2014. Mollymook Milton Ulladulla

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South Coast Tourism Awards – 2014

Over 300 tourism operators attended the gala evening for the presentation of the 2014 South Coast Tourism Awards held at the  Batemans Bay Soldiers’ Club, August 27.

Ulladulla results:

“Walking on Water” were awarded GOLD in the category, “Adventure Tourism”

Burrill Lake results:

The Holiday Haven Caravan Park Burrill Lake was awarded GOLD in the category, “Tourist and Caravan Parks up to 3 1/2 star” rating”

The Holiday Haven Caravan Park Burrill Lake was also awarded GOLD in the category, “Family Friendly”

Mollymook results:

Mollymook Beach Waterfront were awarded GOLD in the category, “Hosted Accommodation”

< Pic. Ken and June Banks, Mollymook Beach Waterfront.



Ceto Restaurant Ulladulla, New Winter Menu

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Ceto Restaurant Ulladulla – New Winter Menu

Amazing value

MUST check out Ceto’s new winter menu. Today was our third Saturday lunch in the past four weeks. We have shared lunches with a large group and on other occasions just as a couple. Absolutely delightful food, wonderful presentation and service PLUS Great value! Plus BYO!

Views to die for

Ceto would have to have the best restaurant water views. To add to the peacefulness and relaxation, we watched a number of fishing boats return with their catch and on two occasions witnessed this huge “Manta Ray” (sometimes referred to as one of the giants of the ocean) swimming below in shallow water.

More winter specials

2 course menu every night $30 and on a Tuesday night 3 courses for $50.

Last Sunday night of the month

During winter: Special events are advertised.


phone: 4454 2486 or Website: Ceto Restaurant 


Young ‘Carer’ looks out for the Elderly

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Crescent Head


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Young ‘Carer’ locates elderly swimmer in convalescent park!


“Ken, Where have you been? Are you OK? Missing you at the beach”. ‘Carer’

From the Crescent Heads Convalescent Park

This was a lovely message to receive. To think someone was thinking of me up here among the unemployed, elderly and grey nomads.


We arrived last Monday. On Tuesday an elderly couple arrived and set up camp next us. Asked me about my BK surf board. Went on to introduce themselves, Bob and Chris Kirby from Burrill Lakes. Come Thursday a couple set up camp on the other side of us and it was Terry and Bev Conran from Burrill Lakes. Later I met the people opposite us, they were from Broulee and were heading home to attend a surf comp at Mollymook’s Golf Course Reef on the Saturday. (Small world)


He went missing during the night and after spending much time out searching for him, once found he spent the rest of his holiday in detention.


Kaye Beer – GOLD – World Masters in Montreal

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“Kaye Beer – GOLD at the World Masters Swimming Championships.”

Kaye Beer, 1st place at World Masters.


The 15th FINA World Masters held in Montreal Canada, starting July 27, concluded today August 10, 2014. (Roving reporter, John Louth)


Kaye Beer, Mollymook ocean swimmer has excelled against strong competition from all over the world in her 70 to 74 age category. She also teamed up with ladies from Manly in the relay events, (240 – 279 combined age category) where they competed against ladies many years younger.


Kaye’s individual results:

  • FIRST in the 50 metres Freestyle final; 70 – 74 year age. (Time: 35.3 sec)
  • THIRD in the 400 metres Freestyle final; 70 – 74 year age category.
  • FIFTH in the 100 metres Freestyle final; 70 – 74 year age category.
  • SIXTH in the 200 metres Freestyle final; 70 – 74 year age category.

Kaye’s relay results:

  • SIXTH in the 4 x 50 metres medley final; 240 – 279 age category.
  • EIGHTH in the 4 x 50 metres Freestyle final; 240 – 279 age category.

There’s more, continue reading.

Spectacular Mollymook Beach Sunrise

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Anne-Maree posts this spectacular Mollymook Beach sunrise.

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Fashion Designers begin to market their 2014-2015 Swim Wear

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Lekshe Losil models the innovative swim wear designed for 2014-2015

New Swim Wear for 2014-2015.

Karelle uses her imagination for this magnificent sunrise banner incorporating the surf club sign.


Anne- Marie was on the spot to capture this very unusual photograph emerging from the sea, a mystery man. Was it a plane? Was it a bird? Looking a little worried after realizing there were no phone booths nearby, he just stood there in front of us all and brazenly donned his cloak. There was no mistaking, ”It was Superman”!!


Local model and surf club member Lekshe Losil, modelling the latest swim wear ready to hit the market for the 2014-2015 surfing season as fashion designers step outside the square to introduce something entirely different for the men to wear this summer.


We now wait in anticipation for Cheryl to unveil a variety of swim wear designed for the ladies this summer. 



“Oh no, I missed that! Is this a challenge for the other male members to turn up in their superhero outfits? I believe Cheryl is already sporting her Wonder Woman outfit”. Louise M.

“That’s terrific! That was so funny. What a good sport!. Now I cant wait for us girls to don on our superb new swim wear!!! Thanks to Cheryl”. Is