Fifteen years of dedicated service to the First Fleeters Southern Highlands Chapter was recognised at a special lunch in August. Members gathered to extend gratitude to John Kirkby who has resigned from the role of treasuer of the group.
John took on the role when the chapter first formed on February 3, 2005. After 15 years of deicated service he opted to resign from the role on August 8, 2019. Along with his wife Rosemary he hosted meetings, organised events and gave invaluable assistance in establishing and supporting the Chapter.
Chapter members all agreed that he would be missed from his committee role. However, they are pleased to note that the couple will continue to attend meetings and events.
John represented the Chapter on the Management Committee of the Mittagong Community Centre, from August 2010 to October 2016. John and Rosemary are well known in the Highlands from their days at the Burrawang General Store.
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