John Wake

Director of Finance

John obtained his Bronze Medallion in 1973 and has held many positions in the Surf Life Saving movement over the years including:

  • Branch Scrutineer;
  • Official;
  • Involvement with the Beach to Bush Program;
  • Section Referee Australia Titles for Scrutineering, also the World Titles ( ILS );

John’s community service awards also include:

  • Medal of Valour (1979) by Lions International for a rescue at the Bellinger River Bar;
  • Ministerial Community Service Award 1990 for a rescue at Diggers Beach.

John is also a Life Member of the Coffs Harbour SLSC, the SLS North Coast Branch and SLSNSW.