Sabourne Awarded Life Membership

Tonight John Sabourne was awarded Life Membership to the South West Football League, during the medal count of the Hayward Medal at the Light House Beach Resort in Bunbury.

Sabourne was presented the award by Hon Nola Marino MP, who gave an passionate speech about Sabourne, who’s time in Football started in 1955.

Sabourne has held almost every role their is in Football and is Life Members of numerous clubs including the SWFL Umpires Association, where he was the first Life Member in 1982, and was inducted into the Umpires Hall of Fame in 2014.

Sabourne is also a Life Member of Harvey Brunswick Leschenault Football Club, the Harvey Brunswick Leschenault Juniors, where he was a founding member, the Harvey Bulls Football Club and the Bunbury and Districts Juniors Association.