Elizabeth Knight

Elizabeth Morse

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Born in Warrnambool, Liz grew up in Winslow. She moved to Warrnambool at 17 to train as a registered nurse at the Warrnambool Base Hospital before training as a midwife in Tasmania. Liz has had a long career working in midwifery, paediatrics, aged care and as a medical practice nurse and TAFE teacher. A wife to John, mother to 3 and now grandmother to 7.
Liz joined the Scouts in 1986 with young son Tim and became a cub teacher. One mother stated that Liz ruined their family holidays because her son loved going on Cub Pack holidays instead. After further training she became Southwest District Commissioner and later President of the Brucknell Scout Camp Committee until leaving the Scouts in 2006.