Young leader recog­nised

Mt Druitt - St Mary's Standard (East) - - NEWS -

Con­nor McLeod (pic­tured) has been named a fi­nal­ist in the Pride of Aus­tralia young leader cat­e­gory for his con­tri­bu­tion to the vi­sion­im­paired com­mu­nity. The 13year-old Oakhurst res­i­dent, who was born blind, con­vinced the Re­serve Bank of Aus­tralia to print tac­tile bank notes to al­low those with vi­sion im­pair­ments to dif­fer­en­ti­ate be­tween the bills. You can vote for Con­nor by vis­it­ing dailytelegraph.com.au/news/pride-of-aus­tralia/vote-nsw.

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