Our Board, Directors and Stakeholders, and our objectives.
Thank you to our patron, His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd) Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia.
The current KTMW Board membership is:
Chair: Ms Jennifer Collins AM, former NSW/ACT Deputy Commissioner Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA).
Deputy Chair: Ms Carole-Anne Priest, Lawyer and Director, Founder at Imalia.
Hon Secretary: Ms Alice Kang OAM, Former Director Marketing and Community Relations Concord General Repatriation Hospital.
Mr Ray James OAM, NSW RSL State President.
Mr Charlie Lynn OAM OL, former NSW Legislative Council member, advocate for PNG/Kokoda Track.
Mr William Paterson, Rotary Club of Concord.
Mr Robert Ridge, President Five Dock RSL Sub-Branch.
Cr Angelo Tsirekas, Mayor City of Canada Bay.
Honorary Accountant: Mr Ken Wright, Ensure Accounting.
The Board has four key partners, who formed the initial organising body that planned and developed the Walkway. Today, each continues to have a representative on the Board.
The objectives of the Kokoda Track Memorial Walkway are:
The recent designation of 3 November by the NSW Government to be NSW Kokoda Day will assist the Walkway to promote the above, especially through its educational and commemorative service activities and events.
A brief history of the Walkway can be viewed here.