Life Members

Life Members of NGIA are recognised by Greenlife Industry Australia.

A Life Member is defined as "a person who has rendered distinguished and meritorious service the to nursery industry and who after investigation and recommendation of the Executive is elected at a General Meeting by a two-third majority of members entitled to vote".

The Industry has proudly honoured the following people with Life Membership:

Irene Bowden - New World Flora Pty Ltd, WA
Edward Bunker - Aussie Winners Pty Ltd, QLD
David Cliffe - Narromine Transplants, NSW
Gary Eyles - AT Eyles & Sons Pty Ltd, NSW
Ralph Groves, NSW
Russell Higginbotham - Assett Horticulture, QLD
Malcolm Lewis - Lewis Horticulture, SA
David Mathews - Proteaflora Nursery, VIC
Geoff Richards - Richgro Garden Products, WA
Teena Sandford - Darwin Plant Wholesalers, NT
Darryl South - Darwin Plant Wholesalers, NT
Stuart Swaddling - Tropical Plant Rentals, NSW
Ben Swane OAM - Dural, NSW

VALE Life Members

Eric Carter - Carter's Broadview Nursery, SA
David H Daly - Conifer Gardens Nursery, VIC
George Gay, WA
Alan Newport - NSW
Valerie Swane OBE - NSW
Max Warner - Warner's Nurseries, Burwood, VIC

A nomination for the award of Life Membership shall be submitted in writing to the Company Secretary of Greenlife Industry Australia at least 42 days prior to the Annual General Meeting for consideration and approval by the Greenlife Industry Australia Board.