News Stories

Emu Plains Senior Recognised with a 2019 Local Achievement Award

Source: Stuart Ayres ElectorateOffice Penrith
Archived 15 Apr 2019 - Posted: 17 Feb 2019
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith with Susan Gallagher
Stuart Ayres MP, Member for Penrith presented Susan Gallagher, of Emu Plains with a 2019 NSW Seniors Local Achievement Award.

"I offer my congratulations to Susan on receiving this award and say thank you to all of the seniors who make invaluable contributions within our community,” Stuart Ayres said.

“Whether it’s volunteering at the Penrith Blood Bank or preparing morning tea at the Joan for Morning Melodies, Susan always goes above and beyond to ensure the comfort of others,” said Stuart Ayres.

Susan represents the Red Cross at Penrith Citizenship ceremonies to encourage new citizens to become involved in the local community, has served with Meals on Wheels, is a Life Member of the Prostate Cancer Support Group and is Secretary to the Penrith Branch of the Red Cross.

The NSW Seniors Local Achievement Awards are a way the NSW Government is recognising seniors during the 2019 NSW Seniors Festival.

Minister for Ageing Tanya Davies commended the recipients of the 2019 NSW Seniors Local Achievement Award across NSW.

“I am thrilled that seniors across the State are being recognised under this program for their extraordinary contributions our families and communities,” Mrs Davies said.

“The 2019 NSW Seniors Local Achievement Awards give our local communities an opportunity to say thank you to seniors.”

NSW Seniors Festival is the largest festival for seniors in the Southern Hemisphere and was established by the NSW Government to support seniors to participate in the community and connect with others.

Susan Gallagher, of Emu Plains - a 2019 NSW Seniors Local Achievement Award
 
Uphire Pty Ltd Uphire Pty Ltd Uphire Pty Ltd UPHIRE- ACCESS EQUIPMENT FOR SALE & HIRE

Recent News

New Cutting-Edge Facilities for Penrith Students
New Cutting-Edge Facilities for Penrith Students
Students and staff at Penrith Public School now have access to a new state-of-the-art...
WOW Day 2019 - Wear Orange Wednesday to Thank our Dedicated SES Volunteers
WOW Day 2019 - Wear Orange Wednesday to Thank our Dedicated SES Volunteers
Wear Orange Wednesday (WOW Day) is on Wednesday 22nd of May and it's your...
Penrith Youth Orchestra: An Afternoon with Beethoven, Holst and Grieg
Penrith Youth Orchestra: An Afternoon with Beethoven, Holst and Grieg
The Australian Chamber Orchestra, The Joan and Penrith Symphony Orchestra...
Fire Stations Open Day
Fire Stations Open Day
Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) will hold its annual Open Day on Saturday...
The Sausage Sizzle is Making a Difference this Election Day
The Sausage Sizzle is Making a Difference this Election Day
Lions Australia has a longstanding reputation for hosting some of Australia's...

What's New

SIMON TEDESCHI & ORAVA QUARTET
SIMON TEDESCHI & ORAVA QUARTET
Blue Mountains Concert Society Sun 16 June, 2.30pm, Blue Mountains Theatre, Macquarie Rd, Springwood. See website for more info.
Conveyancing Made Easy
Conveyancing Made Easy
Think Conveyancing Penrith A conveyancing-only law firm, where top priority is to maximise your savings while minimising your legal risk. Call now.
What's On @ Glenbrook Cinema?
What's On @ Glenbrook Cinema?
Glenbrook Cinema Top End Wedding 2-22 May; Woman at War 10-15 May; The Aftermath 16-22 May. All seats $12.50! Book online now.
News Stories Menu:

Have You Visited

Announcement
What's Showing @ Glenbrook?Top End Wedding 2-22 May; The Aftermath 16-22 May. All seats $12.50! Book online now.View Glenbrook Cinema »