Mr Errold La Frantz M.B.E.
Dec’d 19 Feb 2015
Errold La Frantz and his mate Cec Anstey were the driving
force behind Toombul District Cricket Club. These two
were always present at the various delegate meetings and
held in very high esteem by their peers in the Queensland
On 30 August 1972, Errold was at the inaugural meeting
which formed the Junior Cricket competition in North
Brisbane. During the 1973/74 season the Brisbane Junior Cricket Association and
the Queensland Junior Cricket Association were formed.
He was awarded an MBE in 1977 for services to cricket and he has Life membership
of Queensland Cricket and Toombul District Cricket Club. He was the recipient of
the Australian Sports Medal in 2000 and he received Life membership of Brisbane
North Junior Cricket Association in 2001.
Errold’s contribution to cricket has been immense, but his greatest legacy is the
generations of young cricketers that now play the game.