2014 Life Members and Presentation Evening

On the evening of Saturday, 04 October 2014, the Penrith Referee's Association hosted it's premiere event of the season, the annual Life Members and Presentation Evening.

This year saw a host of award winners celebrated over the course of a wonderful event held at Panthers World of Entertainment. A fantastic effort by the Social Secretary Rickey McFarlane and his Social Committee has seen the night hailed a huge success and one of the best on record.

Both Rohan Best and Phil Haines were awarded Life Membership on the night, becoming the 42nd and 43rd Life Members of the Association. A full list of awards and honours handed out on the night can be found below.

  • Peter Browne Award: Stephen Byrne
  • Barry Beveridge Award: William Catlin
  • Phil Saunders Award: Mitchell Robinson
  • Len Manuel Rookie of the Year: Brayden Lee
  • Reg Newsome Most Improved Junior Award: William Catlin
  • Michael Grady Merit Award: Curtis Robinson
  • Jack Harris Merit Award: John Nematalla
  • Bob Kandelas Referee's Referee: Cameron Turner & Luke Burton
  • Don Courts Award: Tom Stindl
  • Ray Steele Trophy: Luke Burton
  • Joe Beacroft Trophy: Mark Bohan
  • Life Members: Rohan Best and Phil Haines