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Local Australia Day celebrations

posted Jan 23, 2019, 1:26 PM by 2MG Real FM   [ updated Jan 23, 2019, 1:26 PM ]

Council is encouraging residents to join in the local Australia Day celebrations this Saturday, to support the region’s worthy Australia Day Award nominees.

A total 25 individuals and groups have been nominated across the range of award categories.

With the Citizen of the Year to be named from among 4 nominees;

Glenn Box, Donna Collins, Coral McFarland and Kevin Robson.

Celebrations begin from 8am Saturday in ANZAC Park Gulgong and will include a free BBQ breakfast, live music, market stalls and kids activities…

as well as the presentation of the 2019 Australia Day awards and speech by the region's Australia Day Ambassador, Paralympic Gold Medallist David Hall OAM.