Queen's Birthday Honours 2019: Leanne Barnes blazes a trail for women in sport

Ben Smyth
By Ben Smyth
Updated June 10 2019 - 2:35am, first published June 9 2019 - 8:00pm
Leanne Barnes OAM is receiving a Queen's Birthday Honour for her service to water polo.

Years of dedication and international lobbying regarding women in sport has resulted in a Queen's Birthday honour for Merimbula's Leanne Barnes.

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Ben Smyth

Ben Smyth

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I have worked as a journalist since 2005 and am now Editor of Australian Community Media mastheads in Bega, Merimbula and Eden