Tributes to hero dad Peter Finch who died saving son at Lake Macquarie

Helen Gregory
By Helen Gregory
Updated October 3 2021 - 10:54am, first published 10:30am
Love story: Natalie and Peter Finch with their daughter Shelby and son Jaxon. The couple were together for more than 17 years. Mrs Finch said her husband was also her best friend, partner in crime and hero.

PETER Finch's family and friends have remembered him as a loving husband, father and mate, saying their thanks to the first responders who tried to save his life will "never be enough".

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Helen Gregory

Helen Gregory

Journalist

Helen Gregory joined the Newcastle Herald in 2010. She is the masthead’s education reporter and has written for the H2 and Weekender sections, as well as across a range of issues. Helen is a Walkley Award winning journalist and was also part of the Newcastle Herald team that won the United Nations World Environment Day Media Award for Environmental Reporting in 2015.

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