Walkerston Cricket Club Life Members

1977 Dino Brondello

1999 Alan Beikoff

  • Life member jacket
  • Fast bowler and batted at 11
  • President of WCC 1960 – 1995
  • Dino managed the raffles for 30 years
  • Coached juniors for 22 years
  • Founding member in association with Arthur Beikoff
  • Son of Arthur - Alan played cricket from age 18 to 38
  • Originally played for Lochiels club which was taken over by WCC
  • WCC Treasurer after Nev Passfield
  • Played in original Mackay sides for WCC and scored his first 100 in a 3rd grade grand final against Mercury

1979 Arthur Beikoff

1999 Hazel Weeks

  • Patron of WCC
  • One of the instigators of the development of the club
  • Owned the Duke Hotel
  • Arthur was a very good opening batsman
  • Administrator for WCC also Mackay cricket, Central Qld & Qld Country
  • Treasurer on management committee

1986 Neville Passfield

2005 Dennis Norman

  • WCC Treasurer for a lot of years
  • In the 1970’s coached juniors with Albert Weeks
  • Was an older man when he joined the WCC
  • Good clubman and coach.
  • Dennis was WCC Secretary and involved in the running of the club
  • Was also MCC Secretary for many years
  • His two sons Paul and Jason played for WCC

1994 Albert Weeks

2007 Andrew Weeks

  • Managed WCC juniors and state level teams including Mackay and CQ teams
  • Albert managed teams alongside Frank McArthur
  • A Qld representative official working in state cricket administration
  • Played cricket a bit however Albert was a great administrator
  • Played for WCC from 1976-2015
  • Coached junior sides on and off for 20 years
  • Captain of 1st grade in 1990/91
  • Committee member for many years including President for 8 years

1995 Bill Glazebrook

2014 Murray Kennedy

  • Bill was a school teacher at Balnagowan
  • Never played cricket but was a social member of WCC
  • Offered to help with the Sunday raffles, then end up managing them for 15 years
  • Life membership was awarded in recognition of his work in the club
  • Involved in the club from 1984 – 2017
  • With wife Diana, Murray was responsible for successful development of juniors to full complement of teams
  • Coached and Junior Co-Ordinator for 6 years
  • WCC committee as Vice President and Secretary for many years

1998 Barry Jackson

2016 Luke Jackson

  • First played with the WCC pub team then for 15 years in 3rd grade
  • Has been managing or assisting with the raffles at The Duke for 20 years
  • Coached juniors for 16 years
  • Barry has been involved in assisting and coaching for many years
  • As a junior, Luke played in representative sides including Mackay, CQ, NQ and Qld Country.
  • Luke won his first senior premiership in 3rd grade at the age of 14 then another in the next season playing 2nd grade.A first grade debut at the age of 16 followed,
  • Has been the WCC Cricketer of the year 4 times.
  • Is a highly respected member of the WCC - one of the true mentors of the club.

1998 Lyn Jackson

2016 Dave Garner

  • Junior Coordinator for around 15 years when WCC had teams in every age group – U10 to U16/17
  • Team scorer for WCC and Mackay junior representative teams
  • Worked hard with Hazel Weeks and Dennis Norman collecting player fees each week
  • Dave started playing for WCC in 1984 in U11’s. He made his 1st grade debut at aged 16.
  • Played in junior representative sides for Mackay and CQ.
  • In Dave’s career he has won seven WCC 1st grade premierships (2 as captain), two T20 premierships (both as captain) and he captained 1st grade from 2008 – 2014.
  • Has been on the WCC Management Committee for many years including stints as Vice President and six years as President.