District Governor Biddy is a member of the Simpson & District Lions Club and has been a Lion for 20 years. She is married to Nick and they have three children, two daughters and a son; and have six grandchildren.

Biddy’s interests include reading, playing golf and going to Geelong AFL football matches when possible. She loves spending time with her children and grandchildren. For all of their married life Biddy and Nick have worked together on their farm, firstly milking cows and now rearing small animals. She has a love of her Clothing Shop in Timboon. Biddy also loves quilting, but with limited time has put this away for a while.

History in Lions

Lions Club of Simpson & District
President once, Membership Chair once, Secretary four times and Bulletin Editor once.


Zone Chairman once, Chair of Lions Eye Health Program for 4 years, 2nd Vice District Governor, 1st Vice District Governor.

LCI Training

Australian Lions Leadership Certificate.

Conventions and Forums

Attends all District Conventions whenever possible. Has attended MD Convention twice.
ANZI Pacific Forums: Queensland where she presented on behalf of Australian Lions Coins for Kids Program; also Ballarat 2017.


James D Richardson Award
LEO Tyquin Award (2)
DR Bob Coulthard Award for Eye Health
District Governor’s Service Award for Chair Eye Health(2)
Barry Palmer International Award for District Leadership of LEHP
PCC Eric Black Award for top Administrator.