Karen Quinlan’s AM has come at the perfect moment. She has finished her time at the Bendigo Art Gallery and moved into a new chapter of her life.
A passion for teaching and bringing people together has seen Eaglehawk’s Brian Bourke receive an Order of Australia Medal as part of the this year’s Australia Day honours.
Fiona Lindsay’s love for Dunolly started with a beautiful, old house.
Maryborough’s Garry Higgins had no inkling he was even nominated to receive a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) this Australia Day, describing the honour as humbling and a privilege.
If you are going to belong to something you may as well be in “boots and all”, Rochester’s Bob Knight says.
AT the proud age of 84, Dja Dja Wurrung and Yorta Yorta Senior Elder Fay Carter can remember seeing her people struggling to survive. The suffering and sadness she has seen in her lifetime still makes her emotional. And it drives her to advocate for a brighter future for the generations to come.
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