Surf Life Saving New Zealand is saddened to learn of the passing of Barb Harvey who died suddenly but peacefully in her sleep on Monday.
Barb has long been a treasured and vibrant member of Surf Life Saving in the Bay of Plenty and Coromandel areas, as well as in the kayaking community.
There are so many of our members who were close to Barb, and we know she touched so many lives with her passion and enthusiasm.
Her passing is a great loss to us all and our thoughts are with her family and friends at this sad time.
A funeral will be held at the Whitianga Town Hall in Monk Street tomorrow (November 8) at 11am.
Canoe Racing New Zealand has also set up a Koha account. Any contributions can be made to the account 12-3064-0190505-00 using reference "Barb Koha."
Lisa Honeybone, Media & Communications Specialist,
Phone 09 303 9335 or 0276 488 823