Burnett Eastaughffe

Burnett Joseph ‘Bunny’ EASTAUGHFFE

Life Member 1982
Burnett Eastaughffe

Bunny joined the club as a playing member in late 1954/55 season. A left hand opening batsman, Bunny went straight into ‘A’ Grade and in 3 innings scored a total of 100 runs at 33.33 with a highest score of 47.

Bunny played until the end of the 1956 season.

In 1975 Bunny returned to the club as a Vice President and was elected to the Executive Committee in 1976 and continued on the committee up to 1982 when he was made a life member. He served as a Delegate to Qld Cricket and later replaced John McKnoulty as the clubs Qld Cricket Assoc Executive Officer.

In 1978, Bunny was elected as Club President and also served as Chairman of the Fehlberg Park Grounds Committee and Booking officer for Fehlberg Park.

Bunny’s involvement with the Qld Cricket Association encompasses his work on what is now the Premier Grade Cricket Grade Committee. He also served on the Public Relations Sub-Committee and Practice Wickets Sub-Committee. Bunny managers various Representatives Teams in the Sheffield Shield Competition and McDonalds Cup Series.