Joe Seddon 1946-2013. Joe joined the club in 1962. He was awarded his Coogee Honour Blazer in 1968. He was made a Life Member in 1982.
Joe was the first person to hold all four Club Executive positions - Club President (74/75, 77/78-81/82), Club Secretary (85/86, 91/92-94/95), Club Captain (68/69-70/71) and Club Treasurer (83/84-84/85, 89/90-90/91). He served on the Management Committee for more than 40 years. He is the only club member to have served on the National Executive of Surf Life Saving Australia. He was the Director of the Helicopter Rescue Service for 10 years. Joe was a co-Governor of the club, a position which he held with distinction since 2000.
In 2008 he authored the history of the club, Coogee Surf Club - A century of vigilance & service.