Membership Ambassador: Mike Rabbitt
Friday 15 February 2013 11:28 AM
Long-serving NBN newsreader Mike Rabbit is the latest prominent Newcastle identity to pledge his alliance to the Newcastle Knights.
Rabbitt, who has been seen on television sets in Newcastle and the Hunter Region since 1982, joins The Block’s Brad and Lara, Paralympic champion Kurt Fearnley and Country Music Star Catherine Britt as a 2013 Membership Ambassador.
The Membership Ambassador program has been created to reinforce the importance of Membership to the long-term success of the Club and with the help of the Ambassadors, 14,195 Members have made the red and blue commitment.
Rabbitt shared his early memories of the Knights with Club chairman Paul Harragon.
“I remember being in the newsroom when wveryone got the nod that the Knights have been accepting in to the best club rugby league competition in the world,” Rabbitt said.
“It was absolutely sensational, there was absolute euphora.”
Keep an eye on Knights TV next week for part two of the interview to hear Rabbitt talk about his new role as Membership Ambassador.
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