The ANZAC of the Year Awards are presented annually to Australian individuals or groups for compassionate, dedicated and selfless service to their community. The winners (of which there are up to seven) display ANZAC qualities such as doggedness, tenacity, endurance and constancy to an exceptional degree.
I was honoured that the Prime Minister and Agriculture Minister chose the electorate of Wannon for this major policy announcement, which will set out the plan for the future of Australian agriculture over the next decade.
Fabulous to speak at the opening of the new Coles Supermarket in Hamilton and welcome more jobs to our regional community with an additional 60 new employees to join the current team of 50 employees.
Fabulous seeing how engaged pre-schoolers were at Kathleen Millikan Centre as they take part in the Early Learning Languages (ELLA) trial and learn Mandarin.
Corrugated iron, wedding dresses, live music, video projection and a 'pop up' gallery are just some of the elements being combined to create a unique celebration of one of Hamilton's most iconic utilitarian structures: the old Permewans Sheds.