QUEEN'S BIRTHDAY HONOURS

Congratulations to all the Old Geelong Grammarians, Clyde and The Hermitage Old Girls who have been recognised for their contributions to the broader community through their work and dedication in the 2021 Queen's Birthday Honours.

Member of the Order of Australia (AM)

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Vivienne Ritchie (Knox-Knight, Clyde '53)

Vivienne was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for significant service to the Anglican Church of Australia, and to the community.

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Geoffrey Knight (P'63)

Geoff was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for significant service to professional dental associations, and to the community.

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Philip Cornish (Cu'73)

Philip was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for significant service to the telecommunications sector, and to the community.

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Justin Miller (Cu'79)

Justin was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for significant service to the museums and galleries sector, and to the community.

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David Jones (Cu’82)

David was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for significant service to the museums and galleries sector, and to the community.

 Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM)

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Prudence Campbell (Hayes, The Hermitage '60)

Prue was awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for service to the community of Birregurra

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Elaine Mitchell (Hands, The Hermitage '61)

Elaine was awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for service to the performing arts.

 

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Alistair Horne (Ge'67)

Alistair was awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for service to youth through Scouts.

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Robert Llewellyn-Jones (FB’72)

Robert was awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for service to psychiatry, and to children with developmental disability.

 

We miss Michael Collins Persse so much, for so many reasons, but at this time we miss his thorough combing of the Queen's Birthday Honours lists. He rarely missed anyone and was more accurate than any of the data matching technology we have at our disposal!

If you, or someone you know has received Queen's Birthday Honours and are not mentioned above, do let us know! Please email oggs@ggs.vic.edu.au

 

Photo Credits: Sarah Mackie, The Geelong Advertiser