David Baker QSM

David Baker QSM

Age: 65

Role: Master, Maritime Adviser.

Years of Service: Marlborough Sounds / Cook Strait Reidents' Voluntary Rescue: 28yrs; Sounds Emergency Rescue 3yrs; MVCG: 19yrs

Background Experience:

Real Job: Senior Director / Saavid Fishing Ltd; Pro Abalone Diver; Duty Harbourmaster Marlborough; MNZ Marine Oil Spill Regional On Scene Commander; Immediate past president Marlborough Marine Radio Assn.

Family: Married to my girlfriend for almost 40 yrs. We have one son, two daughters, their spouses and seven grandchildren..........


Recreational trips away on boat; Grandchildren, motorbiking, reading a good book in Rarotonga.


Queuing and ignorant boaties.