The award of life membership recognises Helen’s long association with the UBMBC.
As secretary Helen was responsible for the walks program, a complex task that is vital for the functioning of the club. This was carried competently and efficiently allowing members to experience a variety of exciting and adventurous activities.
Helen is an exceptional leader who delights in exploratory walks in rugged terrain. In 2015 she received an award for 10 years representing UBMBC in Nav Shield. Helen has shared her navigational skills through training programs and mentoring for members. Helen has also led canyons and abseil training courses for the club.
Her love of the bush, passion for conservation and leadership inspire others. Helen is an excellent role model for UBMBC.