Life Membership Announcements

Barnies is proud to announce its very first two life members.


At the 2017 AGM, it was unanamiously voted to induct two of or members as Life Members of the Club.  We congratulate and thank both Conrad Taylor and Dave Pettet, for their substantial contribution to Barnies Club life.


Barnies Commitee.

Conrad Taylor


Conrad is a Club Founder. 


He has been a valued committee member since the inception of the Club 9 years ago.


He has also been a valued coach of the club since the inception of the Club 9 years ago.


In addition to being a Club Founder, he has financially sponsored the Club each year since inception and has supported the Club as the first official jersey sponsor.

In addition, he has represented the values of the Club and been instrumental to the development of the culture of the Club.


In accordance with part 8.5 of the Club Constitution, Conrad was nominated and accepted for life membership at the Annual General Meeting.

Dave Pettet


Dave was President of the Club for 5 years from 2011-2016.  This represents our longest serving President and a period of service exceeding over

half of the Club’s life.


He oversaw the growth of the club from approximately 100 members to the 12th largest club in Victoria with approximately 500 members.


Dave has been instrumental in having the Club recognised as a Model Community Club by the FFV and  been instrumental in putting the Club forward favourably in the public eye


In accordance with part 8.5 of the Club Constitution, Dave was nominated and accepted for life membership at the Annual General Meeting.