Statement from Surf Life Saving Queensland CEO, John Brennan: In relation to Bundaberg Surf Life Saving Club member Thomas Walker who passed away last night after being involved in a road accident while riding his bike on Friday.
“The Surf Life Saving Queensland family would like to offer its sincere condolences to the Walker family and the Bundaberg Surf Life Saving Club after Thomas Walker’s passing last night. Thomas has been a member of the Bundaberg Surf Life Saving Club for the past three seasons and prior to that, a member of Moore Park Surf Life Saving Club since 2011. Thomas also earned a Gold Medal at this year’s Queensland Surf Life Saving Championships in the U14 Beach Sprint. It is with heavy hearts today that we offer our thoughts and support to all who knew and loved the young lifesaver.”