Citizen of the year honours went to Barmera’s Dr Rapheal Torome following many years of his of service to the local medical sector.
Judges had a tough ask splitting the Building Better community award so was awarded jointly to the Barmera Active Community Hub as well as Harmony Day.
Young citizen of the year was awarded to Aiden Erceg, while the community event of the year went to the Overland Corner time capsule retrieval.
Mayor of the council, Peter Hunt congratulated the winners, and said together with elected members and staff looks forward to presenting their awards at the ceremony in Barmera on Australia Day 26th January 2020.
image - Berri Barmera Council.