Recipients of the 2019 Seniors Week Recognition Awards, Member for Macquarie, Susan Templeman MP and Deputy Mayor Cr Chris Van der Kley.

Honouring outstanding contributions to seniors


08 Mar 2019

Council recently celebrated our community’s older people at the annual Seniors Week Recognition Awards.

The awards ceremony, held in the last week of the NSW Seniors Festival, was held at the Blue Mountains Theatre and Community Hub at Springwood.

Thirty seven individuals were honoured, and three organisations, for their outstanding contribution to the community.

Blue Mountains Mayor, Cr Mark Greenhill, said: “The Seniors Festival and our annual Seniors Week Recognition Awards provide an opportunity to promote a better understanding about seniors and the value they add to our lives.”

The 2019 Seniors Week Recognition Awards - individual recipients:

Phil Mullens  Larry Howard
Maureen Doherty Andrina McGinley
Ann Ludbrooke Mike Doolan
Kerry Rice Sandra Arrell 
David Hobbs Cheryl Cordery
Robin Green Stephen Corrigan
Lindena Robb  Carole Lee
Elaine Valton Pamela Gardiner
Jenny Davies Trish Brown
Chris Watson Captain Chris Campbell
Gino Baudo  Ruth Henderson
Aaron Thorn June Bonn
Jeffrey Alexander   Peg Taylor
Gerry Taylor Keith Ward 
Sue Beevers Coert Hendrik Van Den Bout (Harry)
Geoff Hatswell   Laraine Graham
Chris Kelly Bill Webster 
David Coleby Marilla North
Fay Wheatley   
   

 

The 2019 Seniors Week Recognition Awards - organisation recipients:

Blue Mountains Food Services
Playtime Playgroup –Leura Uniting Church  
Belong Blue Mountains Lower Mountains Neighbourhood Centre Volunteers 

 

Pic: Recipients of the 2019 Seniors Week Recognition Awards, Member for Macquarie, Susan Templeman MP and Deputy Mayor Cr Chris Van der Kley.

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