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New Zealand Life Members

Surf Life Saving New Zealand Life Memberships are awarded to those members who have been active members for at least 25 years and who have provided exemplary service at a national level.

Life Memberships are awarded at the Surf Life Saving New Zealand Awards of Excellence each year.

Surf Life Saving New Zealand's Life Members

Life members in alphabetical order:

Neale S Ames QSM
William (Bill) F Anderson*
Geoff Barry
Malcolm J Beattie OBE 
Colin R Benbrook
Newell (Toby) St Clair Berge*
Denis F Black ONZM
Jack C Blakeley, MBE* 
Joost Brinck
Muriel G Brown MBE*
John (Spindles) Bryant  
Brian Cairns
James (Jim) Campbell MNZM
F H Chapman*
John Kendall Chapman QSM* 
David Clarke
Warren Clow
P F A Coira*
E P Coleman*
John H Constable 
Denis J Cooksley
Trevor Corkin
Grant Crossan
Graeme Cullen
Rodger Curtice QSM
Donald Guy Cutler 
Graeme G Danks
Alan H De Costa MBE*
Harry D Dickson* 
Robert H Dickson
B M Dennehy QSM*
Ross Doyle
David East
Pat Ellison MBE 
David L Emett
Royce (Curly) Evans
H J Ken Farey OBE* 
James (Jim) Ferguson* 
Robert Ferguson
Peter W Fitzsimmons OBE 
Wayne Franich
A H Gardner* 
Vaughan Garrett
W H Gerrie*
Peter Gibbons
H Duke Gillies MBE* 
Ian L Given* 

Richard W (Dick) Glover QSM
William H (Bill) Gorely*
Ian E Greenwood MNZM 
W V (Bill) Griffin, QSM*
Dennis (Rocky) Hall 
Dan E Harris QSM
Sir Robert (Bob) Harvey KNZM, QSO
Murray J Haxton QSM* 
Russell A N Hodder
Ieuan John Honnor OBE
John Hook
J D Hunter*
N A Ingram* 
F H Jackson* 
C T Jones* 
J Allen Lee MNZM*
Tim Jago
Kent Jarman 
Stephen Johnston QSM
Louis A Jordain* 
Noel J Kay
Murray Kemp
Ivan L Kilroy*
Alan M Larsen
David Lean QSO
Brett Leask
Garry Mace*
Dick McAllister 
Herbert (Bert) H McCarthny*
Greg McClurg
Napier McFedries QSM
June McGregor QSM
Bert J McIvor*
Barry F McLean QSM
Ian R Maclaine*
Ross Malyon QSM
S B Mason* 
William (Bill) J Mason*
Graeme William Matheson
C R Mentiplay*
Hubert Edgar (Eddie) Millar QSO* 
M H Miller*

Frederick L Mitchell QSM*
Ken W Mitchell* 
Marilyn Moffatt
Kenneth C Morse *
Cyril O'Neill QSM* 
Neville Nodder
Roy H Pearce*
G E Perry MBE* 
David B Poppelwell QSM
John N Porter
David Price
Brian Quirk
Carol Quirk QSM
Neil H Reid MNZM 
Patricia Reid
Mervyn B Restall MNZM
Robert H (Bob) Rogers*
A H Ross*
Brian J Rudd MNZM, JP*
A J Ryan*
F G (Paddy) Ryan QSO*
V C Simonsen*
Peter M Steffensen*
L Jim Sutherland* 
Ron A Spooner* 
Ron Stack 
John D Thomas MNZM
Alan Thompson 
Peter Thorpe
Raymond Ellis (Ray) Trilford
Barry C J Turpin QSM*
A Veart MBE MC*
Ron Valentine
E R (Ted) Varcoe
E Brian Velvin MNZM 
Basil P Vertongen QSM 
Jim T Wakelin MNZM
Valda Walsh
Brent Warner
Eoin Waugh 
J A Whisker*
I G Wilson MBE MC*
Murray Wilson
Wally Wilson QSM

 * denotes Life Members who are deceased.