Origins of Bega Valley's 28 newest citizens mirror Australia's cultural and linguistic diversity as captured by the 2021 Census

By Marion Williams
Updated July 6 2022 - 10:56pm, first published June 30 2022 - 3:00am
Bega Valley Shire Mayor Russell Fitzpatrick with the shire's 28 newest citizens

Twenty-eight new Australians were welcomed at a citizenship ceremony on June 28 in the Bega Valley Civic Centre.



Marion Williams


Moved to this beautiful part of the world in December 2019. Too many years as a writer, researcher and journalist to count. Now covering the southern end of Eurobodalla, Bodalla to Tilba, plus Bermagui. Contact me at if you have a story you think our readers would like.