Dorothy Armstrong is honoured with the Citizen of the Year award at today's Australia Day ceremony at Mt Morgan.
Dorothy Armstrong is honoured with the Citizen of the Year award at today's Australia Day ceremony at Mt Morgan. Picture: Chris Ison.

Australia Day winners announced

A CROWD of more than 300 attended official Australia Day awards and citizenship ceremonies at Mt Morgan today.

It was a special way to celebrate being an Aussie, as 68 people were welcomed with Australian citizenship.

The award recipients for the 2010 Rockhampton Regional Council Australia Day Awards are:

Citizen of the Year - Dorothy ARMSTRONG

Young Citizen of the Year - Luke WALFORD

Sports/Sports Administrator Senior Award
• Yeppoon - Carole GIFFORD
• Rockhampton - Sandra ROWCLIFFE

Sports/Sports Administrator Junior Award
• Rockhampton - Riley GLAZEBROOK

Cultural Award
• Mount Morgan - Arlene ROBERTS
• Rockhampton - Mary STEER
• Yeppoon - Trevor (Paddy) DELALANDE

Community Service Award
• Gracemere - Neale DUNPHY
• Rockhampton - Des RYAN
• Yeppoon - James GOODSELL



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