24 November 1996
Shane Stone was the Patron of Dinah Beach from 1990 to 2000. The Club is within the boundaries of the Port Darwin Electorate. Successive grants over the decade substantially improved amenities and the Club was awarded the perpetual lease in 1996. Indonesian Consul Widodo planting commemorative Tamarind tree. Peter Murphy watching on. See also Seventh Assembly First Session 11/26/1996 Parliamentary Record No: 29 28 Nov 1996 Adjournment Debate Dinah Beach Cruising Yacht Association.