Prominent Persons

Ken Butcher


Ken was a stalwart of the Society and a Life Member of the Australian Coal Preparation Society. His service is listed below:

NSW Committee:
  • 7 years on the Committee – 1974-75 until 1980-81
  • 2 years as Chairman –  1979-80 and 1980-81
  • 1 years as Secretary –  1975-76
Conference Committees:
  • 1 Local Organising Committee
  • Chairman of National Organising Committee for First Australian Coal Preparation Conference
Other Contributions:
  • Strongly involved with the social side of NSW Branch activities.

Ken worked for Clutha then Bulk Materials Coal Handling (BMCH).