Name: Tresne Chesher 

Age: 35 

Surf Club: Maroubra SLSC 

Occupation: Administration 

Surf Rescue 30 Position: Skipper 

How long have you been with Surf Rescue 30? 17 years 

Professional Qualifications: Bachelor of Health and Grad Diploma Rehabilitation Counselling 

SLSA Awards: Surf Rescue Certificate, Bronze Medallion, Advanced Resuscitation Certificate (ARTC), Spinal Management, Senior First Aid, 
Offshore Rescue Boat Skipper, Offshore Rescue Boat Driver, Offshore Rescue Boat Crew 

Major Achievement/s during surf career: Becoming the first female skipper on Surf Rescue 30 

When/Why did you become involved in surf life saving? Began nippers at the age of 9 years old 

What is your favourite thing about surf life saving? Team work 

What is your greatest highlight during your time in surf life saving? Being part of the all girls crew on Anzac Day 2017 

Describe a typical weekend: Hanging out with family and friends 

What is your favourite beach and why? Malabar - because it is always fun for the kids 

Social Media accounts: N/A