AMAZING AUSTRALIA DAY
Axedale came together on Thursday to celebrate Australia Day in its community. Axedale Hall Park hosted about 50 locals with live music and award presentations throughout the morning. A traditional barbecue breakfast rounded out the celebrations.
About 40 people turned out to celebrate Australia Day in Mia Mia. Gathering at the Mia Mia Mechanics Institute, the crowd was addressed by Cr Yvonne Wrigglesworth and Member for Euroa Steph Ryan before guest speaker Jerry Grayson. Mr Grayson spoke of his life as a helicopter pilot who went into the film business before coming to Australia from England with his wife Sara.
Sue Harkings with Sam, Lilly and Melissa Doak.
Laurice Sibbald, Wendy Kelly and Christine Dodd.
Fiona Cannon, Ian Cannon and Stephen Mason.
Allan Jacobs and Graeme Jarvis.
Terri Mackay, Ollie McCooke, Emily McCooke and Jodie McCooke.
Garth and Keeley Campbell.
Michael and Vicki Juliff.
Michael Browne, Peter Dunlop and Kate Dunlop.
Citizen of the year Hector Bathurst and 2016 Citizen of the year Norah Rigby.
Anthony Ryan, Steph Ryan, Jerry Grayson, Yvonne Wrigglesworth and Bill Chisholm.
Emma Atkins, Brooke Atkins, Peter Atkins and Tom Atkins.
Frank Firkin, Judy Firkin and Ian Ross.
Katya and Hector Bathurst.
Robin Bragg and Howard Nathan.
Kevin and Noelene Rourke.
Peter O'Sullivan and Beth McIlwain.
Su and Terry Milton.