Greg Mcmurdo passed away suddenly on Sunday the 30th of April 2017 aged 38. Greg played with the band for around 2 years after moving to Perth from Geraldton, originally playing cornet but later moving to tuba.
Maureen Bottomley, Honorary CBB Member & Wife of Life Member & CBB Drummer Geoff Bottomley sadly passed away in September 2015
Aubrey "Art" Wheeler Passed Away November 2007
Ian McCutcheon Passed Away In 2006 After Many Years Loyal Service To The Band.
This is Ben Shao, he played drums in The Challenge Brass Band until he passed away aged 18 in 1995.
The band has an Award in Ben's Name given out each year called
The Ben Shao Endeavor Award.
The band has not had any photos of Ben until 2012.
We thank Ben's Mum Helen very much for sharing her photos of Ben with the Band.
Ede Tuck Passed Away Feb 1995.
Ray Larner Passed Away July 1991