John Worrell, Order of Australia recipient

June 13, 2017

 

 

Congratulations to John Graham WORRELL, recipient of an Order of Australia for service to surf lifesaving in this years Queens Birthday Honours list.

 

John has dedicated over 65 years of his life to surf lifesaving, holding countless roles including those listed below.

 

Well done John, and thank you for your service!

 

Anglesea Surf Life Saving: 
• Coach and Advisor to competitions, since 1953. 
• Patron, since 2005. 
• Club Captain, 1961-1965. 
• Vice-President, 1959-1961, 1965-1978. 
• President, 1978-1981. 
• Life Member, 1964. 
• Foundation Member, 1952.

 

Life Saving Victoria: 
• State Superintendent Assistant, 1965-1972. 
• Vice President, 1961-1965, 1975-1981. 
• Life Member, 1972. 
• Team Manager, 1963. 
• Team Coach, 1960.

 

Surf Life Saving Australia: 
• Life Member, 1977.

 

Anglesea Golf Club, 
• Member 1954-2004; 
• Vice-President, 1968.

 

Awards and recognition includes: 
• Recipient, Australian Sports Medal, 2000. 
• Recipient, Federation Sports Award, 2001. 
• Recipient, Surf Life Saving Australia 60 Year's Service Award 2012.

 

Picture below:   John Worrel, 12 June 2017

 

 

 

 

 

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