Recognising acts of bravery by bestowing awards on those who risk their lives to save others.

The Society

Photo of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Photo credit: PRESS ASSOCIATION / Danny Lawson

Patron-in-Chief

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Society Patron

Her Excellency the Honourable Margaret Beazley AC QC,
Governor of New South Wales

The Society is most grateful for the Vice-Regal patronage it is accorded by Her Excellency the Honourable Margaret Beazley AC QC, Governor of New South Wales. Her interest in the Society’s work and her great support are much appreciated.

President

Mr Donald McDonald AC

Chairman

Mrs Beatrice Gray

Vice Chairman

Colonel Alexander (Fred) Dangar (Ret’d)

Hon. Treasurer

Mr Chris Honey

Councillors

Major General The Honourable Justice Clifton Hoeben AM RFD (Ret’d)

Ms Dianne Truss

Mr David Turner

Commissioner Michael Fuller APM, NSW Police Force

Commissioner Paul Baxter QSO, Fire and Rescue NSW

Commissioner Dominic Morgan ASM, NSW Ambulance

Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons AFSM, NSW Rural Fire Service

Commissioner Carlene York APM, NSW State Emergency Services

Honorary Secretary & Public Officer

Mr Peter Stathis AFSM

Assistant Secretary

Mr Michael Delman

Honorary Publicity Officer

Mr John Hoban

Life Governors

Major General Raymond Sharp AO RFD ED (Ret’d)

Mr Alan Batley AM

Mr Stewart Doyle

Vice Admiral I.D. Mac Dougall AC AFSM RAN (Ret’d)

Rear Admiral The Honourable Alwynne Rowlands AO RFD QC RANR (Ret’d)

Rear Admiral Anthony Hunt AO RAN (Ret’d)

Life Members

Captain Frank M. Williamson

Mr Robert May APM

Major Roland Millbank MA MPhil JP

Webmaster

Mr James Hanney

Honorary Solicitors

Mr A.J. McMinn LLM

Norton Rose Fulbright Australia (Specialist Advice)

Auditor

Cutcher & Neale Assurance Pty Ltd

 

Latest recipients

Georgia RITTER awarded a Sir Neville Pixley Award

Thomas MILLER awarded a Silver Medal

Nabil BARDOUGH awarded a Certificate of Merit