NWBU Life Members

NWBU Life Membership is awarded to acknowledge the significant contributions of volunteers to the NWBU Competition. Contributions are categorised as Playing, Coaching, Refereeing, Administering, Support Services or General. NWBU Life Membership is only achieved once a nominee reaches the required criteria in their field. The criteria includes a minimum of 10 years service to the NWBU, a high level of quality service in their chosen field, a continued and sustained contribution to the development of Basketball, positive contributions made to improving the standards of basketball in the region, and the nominee must already hold a NWBU Service award. (*Please note, the list below is incomplete. We appreciate your patience as we update the list from the various sources of data provided).

John Fox

Coach / Referee - Inducted 2023

Chris Ellis

Referee - Inducted 2023

Greg Miller

Support Services - Inducted 2022

Robert Jago

Referee - Inducted 2020

Bruce Robinson

Latrobe - Support Services - Inducted 2019

Shane Hayward

Penguin - Player / Coach - Inducted 2018

Sally Keeley

NWBU - Support Services - Inducted 2017

Martin Parker

Referee - Inducted 2017

Cheryl Sutton

Devonport - Support Services - Inducted 2016

Raelene Salter

Burnie - Support Services - Inducted 2016

Lynn Lowe

Somerset - Support Services - Inducted 2015

Graham Hyland

Somerset - Support Services - Inducted 2015

Scott Knight

Burnie - Support Services - Inducted 2014

Rosemary Muir

Latrobe - Support Services - Inducted 2014

Lennice Wilson

Penguin - Support Services - Inducted 2013

Mal Beveridge

Penguin - Player / Coach - Inducted 2012

Tony Webb

Referee - Inducted 2011

Trudy Pearce

Ulverstone - Support Services - Inducted 2011

Kathy Henricks

Support Services - Inducted 2010

Kim Robinson

Support Services - Inducted 2010

Greg Collis

Devonport - Support Services - Inducted 2009

Owen Robson

Support Services - Inducted 2007

Helen Oakman

Burnie - Support Services - Inducted 2003

Phil Thomas

Ulverstone - Player / Coach - Inducted 2003

Robert Bourke

Ulverstone - Coach - Inducted 2002

Warren Morris

Support Services - Inducted 2002

Margaret Nothrop

NWBU - Scorebench - Inducted 2001

Bob Franklin

Penguin - Support Services - Inducted 1999

Colleen Stingel

Support Services - Inducted 1999

Lenna Lynch

Support Services - Inducted N/A

Graham Kemp

Referee - Inducted N/A

Robbie Thompson

Support Services - Inducted N/A

Graeme Brown

Support Services - Inducted N/A

John Harrison*

Support Services - Inducted N/A

Warren Butcher

Support Services - Inducted N/A

Lou Cox

Support Services - Inducted N/A

Gary Davenport

Support Services - Inducted N/A

Geoff Lethborg

Support Services - Inducted N/A

NWBU Life Members - 350 Game Players

The NWBU has also created automatic life membership for players who achieve the 350 game milestone during their career. The below players have achieved this milestone and were awarded NWBU Life Membership as a result.

Ben Armstrong

Wynyard - Inducted 2021

Sam Armstrong

Wynyard - Inducted 2021

Alisha Barry

Smithton - Inducted 2021

Keith Bragg

Ulverstone - Inducted 2021

Erin Butler

Latrobe - Inducted 2021

Steve Clarke

Penguin - Inducted 2021

Joe Downs

Penguin - Inducted 2021

Vicki Fagan

Latrobe - Inducted 2021

Katrina Furphy

Smithton - Inducted 2021

Dave Gray

Penguin - Inducted 2021

Nick Haywood

Ulverstone - Inducted 2021

Kim Hodgetts

Burnie - Inducted 2021

Sam Johnstone

Burnie - Inducted 2021

Kellie Jones

Ulverstone - Inducted 2021

Anne Langham

Penguin - Inducted 2021

Mandy Lee Smith

Latrobe - Inducted 2021

Lee McGaffin

Wynyard - Inducted 2021

Scott McGaffin

Wynyard - Inducted 2021

Leigh McInnes

Somerset - Inducted 2021

Jacki Munns

Devonport - Inducted 2021

Ben Murfet

Ulverstone - Inducted 2021

Angela Savage

Devonport - Inducted 2021

Odette Seabourne

Somerset - Inducted 2021

Sean Sherlock

Penguin - Inducted 2021

Matthew Sturzaker

Latrobe - Inducted 2021