Australia’s greatest

For those reading who know me, they’d understand that my surf club family and the community in which I belong to is a strong passion of mine. This year, being one of my busiest years yet, was when this passion really did shine. Over the last few months I’ve had to do a lot of…

Volunteering: A better outlook on life

I do not believe a contemporary society would recognise the feeling of success when you can make someone else smile for your own actions. It’s a feeling like no other and that is what makes volunteering so special. “You have never really lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.”…

Shores of Opportunity

Being a part of surf lifesaving I am privileged to¬†participate in extraordinary opportunities and one of my favourite experiences¬†is “Refugee Day”. Australia’s most recent citizens travel from Brisbane on buses to the beautiful Tallebudgera creek where they are greeted by community volunteers. Free morning tea, lunch and drinks are provided for them by volunteers, as…