Sheryl Haughie receiving the late Rex Kirk's QSM for services to the community and sport
The Late Rex Kirk was a member of the New Zealand Meat Workers Union for 45 years as a Plant Delegate, Branch Official, and National Secretary. He served for 37 years as a St John first aid volunteer and Administrator for the New Brighton Rugby Club. He was the President of the New Brighton Bowling Club and was also a member of the Club’s Judiciary Committee. He was Patron of the New Brighton Returned and Services Association. Mr Kirk was active with a variety of sports events and supported children at Eastern Community Sports activities at Rawhiti Domain.