Life Members

Ten members have been awarded life membership of the club for outstanding services:


Neville HUNT (deceased)

  • Original Treasurer and Treasurer for many years
  • Crewed on catamarans


  • Foundation member
  • Served as Commodore, Commodore, & Committee member
  • Skippered Lazy E, Sabre and crewed on Trailable yachts and Ocean Racers

    Ray COLE

  • Served as Commodore, Vice Commodore, Rear Commodore and Committee member
  • Built and sailed YW Diamond Keelboat, Lazy E's, TS16, Castle 650 and Bushranger 7m
  • Navigated and crewed in cruising and racing yachts on eastern and southern coasts

    Ted KNIGHT

  • Served as Commodore and Committee member
  • Built and sailed TS 16s
  • Five times State Champion in that class

    Peter DAVIES

  • Served as Commodore
  • Prepared design drawings for Club extensions to 1st floor and extensions of ground floor male change rooms and back balcony
  • Built and sailed, mostly with his wife Dale, Mirror Dinghy, Fireball, Sabre, Pacer, Paper Tiger

    Graham MORRIS

  • Served as Commodore, Treasurer Secretary and Committee member
    Instrumental in converting crown land to our title
  • Built and sailed Mirror, Fireball & Sabre
  • Instrumental in establishing the Sabre class (Originally called Carrum Sabre)


  • Served as Commodore and Committee member
  • Took over in an emergency as Commodore in 1969
  • Ken was a moving spirit in getting the 1st floor extension built
  • Skippered and crewed on Mantas and other catamarans
  • Skippered his own Mosquito cat
  • He has owned and skippered, Boomerang 20, Castle 650, and Noelex 25 Trailable Yachts

    Lee PERRY

  • Long time Patrol Boat skipper and crew


  • Long serving committeeman
  • Rescue boat driver / starter
  • Pacer sailer & measurer


  • Served as Commodore, Vice Commodore, Secretary, Treasurer, and Committee Member
  • Bar Manager, Newsletter Editor
  • Sailed Careel 18 and Careel 22L
  • Sailed with wife Kathryn & family
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