70 years service commemorated


Jack Dearlove MBE celebrated his 90th Birthday on 6 May 2017. At the occasion, Jack was presented a 70-years’ service medal and plaque by Alan Whelpton, ILS past President and Life Governor, on behalf of Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA) to commemorate 70 years of service.

Standing from left to right: Noel Heyward OBE (Past President SLS Queensland), Alan Whelpton AO (Life Governor SLSA, Life Governor ILS, Past President SLSA, Past President ILS), Peter Stapleton AM (Past Treasurer SLSA), Warren Rennie AM (Past Superintendent SLSA), Cliff Marsh OAM (Newcastle Helicopter Rescue Chairman), Kevin Weldon AM (Founder of WLS, Founding President of ILS), Ron Rankin AM (Past President SLSA, Past President Queensland), Ian young OAM (President Noosa SLSA) and Ron Lane (Past President Noosa SLSC).