Emergency contributions recognised
DEPARTMENT of Community Safety staff and volunteers from the North Coast Region will be thanked for their outstanding contributions to Queensland at an Australia Day Achievement Award ceremony in Gympie tomorrow..
Achievement medallions will be awarded to staff and volunteers from the Queensland Fire and Rescue Service, Queensland Ambulance Service, Emergency Management Queensland, Queensland Corrective Services and the Department's administrative divisions.
Australia Day appreciation certificates will also be awarded to businesses and individuals who have demonstrated consistent support to auxiliary staff and volunteers who were called out to emergency incidents.
The awards will be presented at the Gympie Civic Centre from 10am.