This is the new website of the
Association, set up in 1946 "to
promote the progress of
Southshore and to promote and
protect the community and the
Southshore natural and urban
Here you will find, in one place,
a reliable source of information
on events, news and links with
a focus on Southshore to help
the residents of our beautiful
and unique suburb in the
extraordinary times we are
Currently the focus is very
much on earthquake-related
issues, but, in time, the site will
expand and develop to include
more general resources.
If you have information you
want to share, if there is
information you need, if there
are other topics you think
should be included, if you
perhaps have historic photos of
Southshore, or if you simply
want to comment, please
contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We also have a Facebook page
which can be found here -
please 'like' us!
If you live in Southshore, you
will continue to receive regular
copies of the Association
newsletter, the Beacon. If you
are a local business and are
interested in advertising in the
newsletter, please email for
This site will be updated
regularly - come back again
Southshore Residents Association
18 Dec 2012
CERA have just
Some very useful
info, read it HERE
We are also compiling an
email list of residents of people
who want to receive e-mailed
notices of meetings, up-to-date
information etc. This will ONLY
be used by the SSRA. Please
email us if you would like to be
added to this list.
We don’t have the answers
but we want the questions.
To help the residents
association to plan more
workshops and meetings,
questions are needed.
email us with the main
questions you have about your
land and property
16 Sept 2013
Bridge to reopen
2way from 27th
The latest update
from Fulton Hogan
NEW EVENTS AT THE COMMUNITY HOUSE Corner of Heron Street and
BIRDS AND PLANTS OF SOUTHSHORE
This is a guided walk on Sunday 28th September. It will be led by city council
specialists Andrew Crossland and Trevor Partridge.
Meet at the South Brighton jetty via Beatty Street at 10.am and be prepared for
walking. Andrew and Trevor are passionate about their topics. This is a rare
NEW RECOVERY COORDINATOR
Our new coordinator Tanya Jenkins starts work on Monday. She has a background
in civil defence and Red Cross. She has also been very active as an environmental
educator with schools and community groups associated with the estuary.
REGULAR EVENTS AT THE COMMUNITY HOUSE 15 HERON STREET
CRAFT & KNITTING
MONDAYS 10 am-12pm. Informal lessons for those learning to knit, and other
Monday to Saturday 10 am to 12 noon. Drop-in for a tea or coffee and a chat.
the Community House is also open from 3pm-8pm on Tuesdays.
Janet Robson from depression support is back at the Community House on
Wednesdays from 10.00am to 12.00pm. If you are finding life tough at the
moment and need someone to speak to then come and speak with Janet.
The Red Cross visit us on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every
month. Come along and chat to the friendly Red Cross staff from 10am at the
Community House. They can provide support for those that need it and also
advice on other organisations or agencies that can provide further support.
They still have Pack and Move, Storage and Independent Advice Grants
MONDAYS MahJong Club 12.45-3.30pm. For more details on this activity ring
MUMS AND BUBS COFFEE CLUB.
MONDAYS 11 am. Informal chat and playtime. Be pampered, our volunteers will
make you coffee or tea and hand out the biscuits.
Come to the Community House on Tuesdays from 4.00-6.30pm to pay for and
collect your fruit and vege packs Phone Lynda on388-6082 or email
email@example.com for more details on how to join and also if you
would like to help as a volunteer.
10 am to 12 noon Mon to Sat and 3-6pm Tuesdays. Books are in the "Quiet
Room" at the community house. Swap a book or leave a $2 donation.
19 Dec 2012
CERA has today
launched a new
website to help
30 May 2013
the rebuild and
EQC, insurers etc
- A must read!
or on CERA
24 Feb 2014
The Future of the
Meetings 4th &
Read about it