Awards highlight Lions Club’s 50th celebration

Shannon BochenekSound Telegraph
Trudy Andrea and Dave Nelson cut the cake.
Camera IconTrudy Andrea and Dave Nelson cut the cake.

The Lions Club of Kwinana celebrated its 50th anniversary at the weekend.

Saturday night saw the club celebrate and hold the officers’ installation ceremony alongside other presentations and awards.

Representatives from nine Lions Clubs were joined by special guests including district governor-elect Beverley Hawkins and Kwinana Mayor Carol Adams.

Lion Dave Nelson was also honoured on the night, with a presentation from The Australian Lions Foundation for his 50 years service as a member of Lions International.

Lion Geoffrey Moore was presented with a Ten Year Chevron while Trudy Andrea handed over the office of president to Lion Simon Johnson.

Ms Adams addressed the meeting, presenting an award for Volunteer of the Year to Lion Ash Towns.

Wally Barrett, Dave Nelson, Trudy Andrea, Mayor Carol Adams and Anne Barrett.
Camera IconWally Barrett, Dave Nelson, Trudy Andrea, Mayor Carol Adams and Anne Barrett. Credit: Lions Club
Lions cubs Charlie and Toby Earnshaw.
Camera IconLions cubs Charlie and Toby Earnshaw.
Lions secretary Dave Nelson, treasurer Vic Smith, first vice president Trudy Andrea, inducting officer and district governor elect Beverley Hawkins, president Simon Johnson, tail twister Geoffrey Moore, lion tamer Ash Towns.
Camera IconLions secretary Dave Nelson, treasurer Vic Smith, first vice president Trudy Andrea, inducting officer and district governor elect Beverley Hawkins, president Simon Johnson, tail twister Geoffrey Moore, lion tamer Ash Towns.

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