A Life Member of LifeFlight, Don Moffatt’s passion for flying and devotion to helping the community were combined as a Board Member and Chairman of the Sunshine Coast Helicopter Rescue Service (SCHRS) for 15 years.
When SCHRS and CareFlight (now LifeFlight) merged in July 2013 Don was nominated Deputy Chairman and a Foundation Board Member.
A former Australian Army Helicopter Pilot and instructor who did a Tour of Duty with the 161 (Independent) Reconnaissance Flight in 1968, Don’s love of flying developed early.
After serving his country the Kingaroy boy entered business in 1972 and has been a successful property developer based on the Sunshine Coast ever since.
His venture partners have included Kerry Packer and rugby league legend Norm Provan.
Don served as Chairman of Tourism Sunshine Coast for seven years and Board Member, and then Deputy Chairman of the Sunshine Coast Turf Club for 16 years.