Opening weekend was a tfitting time to pay tribute to Falls Creek’s SES volunteers.
CLOUD Nine was the venue for the 2013 kick-off of the snow season at Falls Creek on June 8.
At least 150 local identities and guests gathered to hear the Parliamentary Secretary for the Environment Brad Battin (MLA, Gembrook) declare the 2013 season officially open.
Certificates of service were presented to dedicated Falls Creek SES members for their contribution of more than 30 years’ service, including Rob Spargo, who has been one of the outstanding volunteers.
SERVICE RECOGNISED: Falls Creek SES member Rob Spargo (centre), one of a number of members who received certificates of service for more than 30 years’ service, with Falls Creek Alpine Resort Management Board chair (left) Mark Anderson and Falls Creek Alpine Resort Management Board member Graham Irish (right) at the of ficial opening weekend event.
EYES ON STRONG SEASON: Falls Creek Ski Lifts Pty Ltd general manager Francis Jackson, Falls Creek Alpine Resort Management Board chief executive of ficer David Herman, Brad Battin (MLA, Gembrook) and Falls Creek Alpine Resort Management Board chair Mark Anderson gather at the of ficial opening.