Positions Held In The Community

Current Committees

Hurstville City Council Access Advisory Committee


Chairman Hurstville City Council Advisory Committee – (Chairman Since 1993)


Provide a forum for raising issues of concern about access and inclusion for persons with disability and for the wider community
Examine and audit access in Hurstville develop Council access policies and monitor their implementation
Ensure Council considers access to and within buildings with all Development and Buildings Applications affecting the public, as well as conduct site inspections
Inform and educate Council and the community about access issues and advocate for better access across all levels of government

A large number of the prioritised areas have been addressed over the years, as well as the continually growing issues of our aging population. Committee Flyer

 Past Committees

Club Wild


Dance party Committee

Organised by people with a disability for people with a disability and performed by people with a disability at Sydney Opera House 2005

Disabled Surfers Association Australia



President of Sydney Branch, National and South Coast Committee –

Built and maintained Internet Site

Australian Bravery Association


National Committee Member –

Built and maintained Internet Site

NSW Waterskiing Federation-Disabled Division

Built and maintained Internet Site

 SSROC (Southern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils)

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Organizations I support:

  • Disabled Surfers Association
  • Australian Bravery Association
  • People with Disability Australia Inc. (PWDA)
  • The Salvation Army
  • NSW Waterskiing Federation-Disabled Division
  • Hurstville City Council Advisory Committee
  • Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia
  • National Spinal Cord Injury Association, Inc.

Life Membership

  • Australian Bravery Association
  • Disabled Surfers Association Australia

Honors & Awards

  • Australian Bravery Medal (See Bravery Medal)
  • Australian Centenary Medal
  • Hurstville City Council Volunteer of the Year