This Day in History: 2016-01-26

At the Shire of Toodyay Premier’s Australia Day Active Citizenship Awards in Duidgee Park, Toodyay, Peter Robinson was awarded the Citizenship Award in recognition of his contribution towards many local organisations and activities, and as a collector of litter. Shire of Toodyay Executive Support Officer Kristee Jolly won the Active Citizen of the Year Award (under 25) for her volunteer work in the community. Andrew Carr and Ian Bull were also worthy nominees. The Toodyay Tidy Towns Committee was the Community or Event Award winner.

Sources:
Toodyay herald, Feb. 2016, pp. 1 (photo), 14 (photos), 16, 19.
Beth Frayne, Robyn Taylor & Lee Francis. The Toodyay Society (Incorporated) & The Toodyay Historical Society (Incorporated) 40th Anniversary history, 1980-2020. THS, 2020, p. 97.