Life Members & Water Safety Champions
Honorary Life Membership is a special form of membership which is bestowed upon any person whose services and contribution to Drowning Prevention Auckland operating as WaterSafe Auckland Inc is agreed to have been sufficiently meritorious.
Honorary Life Membership is awarded based on long-standing membership and active participation in the work and purposes of Drowning Prevention Auckland.
Honorary Life Member status has been awarded to:
- Sandy Harrop
- Dr Kevin Moran ONZM
- Jan Taylor
Water Safety Champion Awards
Water Safety Champion Awards, recognising organisations, community groups and individuals that have demonstrated commitment, initiative and leadership in the ‘championing’ of water safety education in the Auckland region. This could include delivering water safety education, creating or implementing solutions that address specific behaviours or problems, or raise awareness around a specific drowning issue.
Individual: Ron Bird
Community: Swimsation Swim Schools
Long Service: Judy Tipping
Individual: Geoffrey Bray
Community: Manukau Cruising Club
Long Service: Ian Ferguson
Individual: Dannielle Turner & Maree Lloyd
Community: John Walker Find Your Field of Dreams
Long Service: Nicholas Tomkins