Hugh has a strong belief in community service and was a member of Junior Chamber International (Jaycees) and a currently is a member of the Rotary Club of Seymour.
Hugh joined Shepparton Jaycees in 1980. Hugh was the Shepparton President in 1988, Regional President 1992, National President in 1995 and retained the role of International Advisor until 2006.
He is both an Ambassador of Australian Junior Chamber and a Senator of Junior Chamber international.
Cathy joined Junior Chamber Nantes, France in 1988 and retired as a member of Tahiti Junior Chamber in 2002. Cathy reached the level of JCI World Vice President (WVP) in 2001 (one of 17) and was awarded the most outstanding WVP for the year. Cathy is a Senator of Junior Chamber International and a Phil Pugsley Patron.
Cathy has been a member of the Rotary Club of Papeete Tahiti for 11 years, Cathy has served as club president, Assistant District Governor for three years and is a member of the Rotary Leadership Institute in the district of 9920. Cathy is a multiple Paul Harris Fellow recipient.