Anzac Day 2017
All residents and visitors to Quilpie are invited to attend and participate in all the events and activities associated with Anzac Day 2017:
PROGRAM OF EVENTS
Monday 24 April 2017
6.00pm – Anzac Eve Remembrance Twilight Service at Quilpie Cemetery
Tuesday 25 April 2017
6.00am – Quilpie RSL Dawn Service at Bob Young Memorial Park followed by free breakfast barbecue
10.00am – Assemble at Heinemann’s Cafe for the March
10.15am – March to Quilpie Shire Hall
10.30am – Community Service followed by free community barbecue, desserts and bar. Live entertainment by Memphis Moovers.
On Friday 20 January, the Quilpie Shire Council Australia Day Awards recognised members of our community who made an outstanding contribution to the community throughout 2016.
RECIPIENTS OF AWARDS
· Citizen of the Year – Philippa Ware
· Community Group Award – William Watts
· Sports and Recreation Award – David Kent
· Outstanding Junior Achievement Award – Ben McKellar
· Outstanding Achievement Award – Quilpie Shire Council Staff
· Certificates of Appreciation: Jess Gilby, Brian Joyce, Lachlan Kent, Gina McConnell & Noel Simmons
Quilpie Shire Council congratulates all the recipients of awards and also the community members who were nominated for awards.