Bega District News
Tuesday, 5 December 2023
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Merimbula's Shirley Rixon awarded OAM for diverse list of voluntary roles in the community

Ellouise Bailey
January 26 2022 - 5:00am

Shirley May Rixon, 69, has been awarded with a Medal of the Order of Australia for her selfless voluntary work throughout the Bega Valley Shire.

Ellouise Bailey

Ellouise Bailey


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