AUSSIE SPIRIT: Australia Day award recipients Zac Storey, Bronwyn Henschell and Erin Pascoe.
AUSSIE SPIRIT: Australia Day award recipients Zac Storey, Bronwyn Henschell and Erin Pascoe. Ebony Graveur

Meet Dalby's Australia Day award recipients

THE Western Downs Regional Council presented 46 awards to outstanding community members, including seven from the Dalby and district area during Australia Day ceremonies yesterday.

Mayor Paul McVeigh said it was an honour to recognise the recipients on the day.

"To win an Australia Day Award is a really special achievement and it's wonderful that we get to celebrate so many great people in our region," he said.

"All the winners deserve huge congratulations for not only making a difference in their local communities but also in our region," he said.

 

SWEET TOOTH: Citizens of the year, Sandra and George Hames cut the cake with Australia Day ambassador Dr Glenn Gardener and Mayor Paul McVeigh. The cake was in the shape of Australia, including a floating piece for Tasmania.
SWEET TOOTH: Citizens of the year, Sandra and George Hames cut the cake with Australia Day ambassador Dr Glenn Gardener and Mayor Paul McVeigh. The cake was in the shape of Australia, including a floating piece for Tasmania. Ebony Graveur

Dalby and District recipients include George and Sandra Hames for Citizen of the Year Award; Zachary Storey for Young Citizen of the Year Award; Tan McKie for Junior Cultural Award; Lionel Cubby for Senior Cultural Award; Bronwyn Henschell for Senior Sports Award; Erin Pascoe for Sports Coach Award, and the Lions Club of Dalby's LifeFlight Cubber House Project for Community Project of the Year Award.

Chloe Major of Dalby State High School, Campbell Evans of Dalby Christian College and Daniel Gillespie of Our Lady of the Southern Cross College were awarded Certificate of Achievement Dux awards.

 

Mayor Paul McVeigh, Sandra Hames, George Hames, Zachary Storey, Dr Glenn Gardener, Lions Club members, Erin Pascoe, Bronwyn Henschell, Tan McKie, Campbell Evans and Chloe Major.
Mayor Paul McVeigh, Sandra Hames, George Hames, Zachary Storey, Dr Glenn Gardener, Lions Club members, Erin Pascoe, Bronwyn Henschell, Tan McKie, Campbell Evans and Chloe Major. Ebony Graveur

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