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Bellambi and Nowra SLS new Life Members


At the recent Surf Life Saving NSW Annual General Meeting, five long-serving volunteer surf lifesavers were elevated to the distinguished position of NSW Life Member.

Alan Parsons from Bellambi SLSC and Steve Jones from Nowra-Culburra SLSC, along with 3 other state members, have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to the Surf Life Saving movement as lifesavers, competitors, coaches, and administrators.

Steve Jones has been a patrolling member since 1980 and has made an incredible contribution to Surf Life Saving and to the Illawarra and South Coast branches over the past 41 years, while Alan Parson’s involvement in Surf Life Saving spans five decades. Since joining Bellambi SLSC in 1968, he has made an impressive contribution across many areas. He has moved through many positions with sustained dedication as a patrol member, captain and Club Captain. Alan was awarded Life Membership of Bellambi SLSC in 1991. 

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