At the 2010 Ipswich Australia Day awards, several Marburg residents and the Marburg 2009 Black Snake Creek Festival were honoured by being nominated.
Alexandra Toft was nominated twice: for the award “Ipswich Australia Day Sportsperson Award” and for the “Ipswich Australia Day Young Citizen of the Year Award.” She was the winner of the “Ipswich Australia Day Young Citizen of the Year Award.” Congratulations Alexandra!
Susanne Ruys was nominated by David Pahlke of Division 10 for her work as member and secretary of the Board of Cabanda Care in Rosewood. Susanne received an Ipswich Medal for her many contributions. Congratulations Susanne!
The Black Snake Creek festival, represented by Barry Gratton, the president of the Marburg District Residents’ Association which is responsible for the event, was nominated for the Ipswich Australia Day Community Event of the Year.
We’re very proud of both our nominees and our winners.