Dame Cindy and Mrs Mary McFarlane, of Dunedin, ONZM for services to swimming
Mary McFarlane has been involved with swimming officiating and administration since 1970. She coached at club nights before becoming an official timekeeper in Otago and then a Technical Official nationally. She qualified as a National Starter and an Inspector of Turns. She has managed Otago swim teams for New Zealand swim meetings and has held administrative and leadership roles with Swimming Otago.She officiated at the Pacific Games in Samoa and attended the 11th Oceania Swimming Championships in Fiji and the Commonwealth Youth Games in Samoa in a technical capacity. She has officiated at the New Zealand Open and New Zealand Age Group championships and at the European Special Olympics and World Masters Championships. Mrs McFarlane an instructor and examiner with the New Zealand Royal Life Saving Society.