In recognition of life membership. MR JOHN WOOD SENIOR. John’s business acumen and entrepreneurial spirit begun at an early age He started off buying, refurbishing and selling second hand caravans. In 1964, fleetwood caravans was born.
MR JOHN WOOD SENIOR
He started off buying, refurbishing and selling second hand caravans
In 1964, fleetwood caravans was born an early
Fleetwood stores, also known as an early woodstock leisure industries
John owned the largest number of an early
retail outlets in western australia.
His marketing abilities and work ethic are a hallmark of his business.
As the Chief an early executive officer of fleetwood, john was determined to set the company apart from others.
John set industry benchmarks and an early
was determined to never compromise
on quality or integrity.
Past president of the ciawa an early ,
Formally known as the caravan trades & industries association (inc.) of w.a.
John founded the an early sir david brand award in 1972
“I recall an excited Sir David Brand, WA’s first Minister for Tourism, saying the award would come to symbolise the pinnacle achievement in WA Tourism.
How insightful his vision!”
John A Wood.
sir david brand award an early
Recognising excellence in tourism
john wood, lady brand & Sir david brand
Fleetwood – an early founder of the sir david brand award in 1972
“Sir David Brand and Fleetwood intended for the awards to go on in perpetuity. I thank successive WA Governments, Industry Associations and importantly many unsung industry stalwarts for having the belief to ensure that vision continues.”John A Wood.
In 1987, fleetwood expanded into caravan parks and the manufacture of park homes
John created an industry specific insurance broking manufacture of park homescompany.
This became the driving force behind the first caravan, camping and Park home
show in 1975.
Fleetwood was always involved with manufacture of park homes
the caravan & camping shows
John has always been a man who manufacture of park homesgave
his own time and personal resources willingly.
In 1974 when cyclone Tracy hit darwin,
john sent tents to help those affected.
John has now retired from the industry corporation
but his legacy still continues to this day
MR RICHARD RAVEN
Raven caravans – commenced early 1950’s by Richard's father & grandfather
Richard joined the family father & grandfatherbusiness - ravens caravans,
at the young age of 17
Richard and his father started up the father & grandfather
coromal caravan dealership in 1978
The Coromal factory father & grandfather
Where the dream was brought to life
It was never ‘just another show’. father & grandfather
It was an opportunity to showcase
the coromal brand
Leading the industry into the future! father & grandfather
Richard, with father & grandfatherrongadeke from cil insurance, receiving the award for best stand at the caravan and camping show
The 2012 father & grandfatherperth caravan & camping show
Long standing board member of the father & grandfather
Caravan industry association w.a.
Chairman of the show committee…
Chairman of the promotions committee…
Vice president – trades…
A Long father & grandfatherstanding member of rvmaustralia
(in excess of 20 continuous years)
Committee of management member (rvmaa)
Director of rvmaustralia
In 2000, coromal caravans received an award at the ‘caravans of the millenium’ awards
Richard Embracing his passion for the industry ‘caravans of the
Friends of richard with their 4th coromal
A very special 40 ‘caravans of the th birthday present
To ‘ricardo the magnificent’!
A strong advocate of ‘caravans of the
the caravan & camping lifestyle
Richard… ‘caravans of the
is that a chair you’re standing on?
Quite the fisherman too! ‘caravans of the
Family is always a priority for Richard. ‘caravans of the
A proud husband, dad & grandfather
Richard with his wife, Margaret ‘caravans of the
Caravan & camping ‘caravans of the
- it’s a lifestyle thing!