Prime Minister accepts position of Vice Patron of Surf Life Saving
Surf Life Saving Australia is pleased to announce the Hon. Scott Morrison MP, Prime Minister of Australia has accepted the honoured position of Vice Patron of Surf Life Saving.
Graham Ford AM said “It is an honour to have the Prime Minister accept this position, we look forward to working with him to ensure our lifesavers have all the resources they need to save lives.”
SLSA has been privileged in the past to have the Prime Minister fulfilling the Vice Patron role within our organisation, along with our Chief Patrons His Royal Highness Prince Philip KG KT OM GBE AC QSO PC, Duke of Edinburgh and His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), Governor-General of Australia.
“Surf Life Savers across the country do an incredible job keeping Australians safe and I’m proud to stand with them,” the Prime Minister said.
“Whether it’s out on the beaches on patrol, in classrooms or community halls sharing vital surf and first aid skills, surf life savers and surf club volunteering have been part of the fabric of Australian life for generations.”