Colin Dunn of Pambula Beach Colin is a perfect example of someone who devotes their retirement to serving their local community.
Colin has been president twice of the Rotary Club of Pambula (2011 and 2017) and has also performed the role of catering coordinator. His input helps raise thousands of dollars each year from this activity alone, for community projects.
Colin was actively involved in the role of treasurer to the Pambula Aquatic Centre Inc.during the construction of the Sapphire Aquatic Centre.
He has also been treasurer to the Pambula Bendigo Bank Board from 2009 to 2017 and has been chair of the bank board since 2017.
In another volunteer role, Colin has been executive officer of the Bureau of Accessible Tourism (BOAT) since 2014, working directly with Bega Valley Shire Council to facilitate access for everyone, regardless of abilities, and since 2017, Colin has been an active member of council's Access and Inclusion Advisory Commitee.
Colin was one of the co-founders of the highly successful Pambula Men's Shed, which now boasts 50 members.
In recognition of his voluntary work Colin has been awarded the Bega Valley Shire Community Service Medallion.