Pictured above right: Community Citizen winner- R.Frost pictured with J.Ball.
Community Development Officer Nicole Taylor, kicked off the proceedings by asking everyone to stand for the National Anthem. After which, Shire President Jackie Ball delivered a short speech about our Shire and how our locals contribute to making our community a pretty marvellous place to live. Rodney Frost and Amanda Nenke were the two Community Citizen Award Nominees and congratulations were afforded to both these worthy community members. Congratulations to Rodney Frost who was recognised for his commitment and hard work within many clubs and his ongoing involvement in the Shire.
‘Community Group of the Year’ was awarded to the Community Garden Club. Volunteer Gwen Lathwell accepted the award on behalf of the group and thanked the community for the award. Gwen made mention of the passion she and the volunteers felt and how much they all enjoy contributing to this worthy community initiative. Well done to the Community Garden Club volunteers for all your efforts.