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Community Appreciation Dinner to Thank Dick and Jenny Caine

Posted 11 August 2017 by (Hurstville News)

Georges River Council invites you to attend the Community Appreciation Dinner to commemorate Dick and Jenny Caine for their contributions to the Georges River area on Thursday 24 August at Club Central, Hurstville. Dick Caine is a well-known and respected member of the Georges River area. With his wife Jenny, Dick has leased the Carss Park Memorial Pool for 50 years and has taught many locals to swim, improve fitness in the gym and has taken so many to higher levels of achievements. Dick Caine has also trained and mentored 17 World and Olympic champions as well as St George Illawarra Rugby League teams. Over the years, Team Caine has included swimming greats Michelle Ford, Susie Maroney, Janelle Elford, Stacey Gartrell, triathlon stars Michellie Jones, Greg Welch and Chris McCormack, Aussie Rugby Union captain Phil Kearns, Rugby league stars including Lance Thompson, Olympic cycling medallist Brett Dutton and his brother Stuart, Australian Open Surf Champion and boxing greats, Jeff Fenech, Anthony Mundine and Kostya Tszyu. Many of which will be in attendance on the night. Outside of his contributions to sports, Dick has helped raise millions of dollars for charities including the St George Hospital Cancer Care Centre and the Bali Christmas Remembrance Day. He has even assisted local pools, rotary clubs, many sporting clubs and schools. Former Wallaby captain Phil Kearns AM will be master of ceremonies for the night and he will interview a number of our well known champions.Address Biddegal Rooms Club Central Hurstville 2 Crofts Ave, Hurstville NSW 2220Times 6:00pm for 6:30pmCost Tickets: Single $80 or double $150Bookings and fees Tickets can be obtained at or call 9330 9415 / 9330 6247 to book over the phone. Please note: Credit card surcharges apply.For more information Contact Council on 9330 9415 or 9330 6247