A free breakfast will be held at the Hervey Bay Community Centre, 22 Charles Street, Pialba from 7.30am to 8.45am followed by the official Citizenship and Australia Day Awards ceremony from 9am.
The presentation of the Australia Day Awards will commence at 9.30am.
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2017 Award Recipients
Pictured: Back row left to right - Member from RSL Hervey Bay Carols by Candlelight, Members from Lions Club of Maryborough, Kerrie Mcinerney, Kerry Swann and Gail Nancarrow
Front row left to right - Patrick Donnelly, Jonathon Heeley, Campbell Alan and Troy Geltch.
|Citizen Of The Year||Gail Nancarrow|
|Junior Citizen Of The Year||Patrick Donnelly|
|Junior Sports||Campbell Allan|
|Junior Cultural||Jonathon Heeley|
|Community Event||RSL Hervey Bay Carols By Candlelight|
|Community Group||Lions Club Of Maryborough|
|Mayoral Commendation||Kerry Swann|
For further information regarding the awards contact on 1300 79 49 29.