Congratulations to West Wollongong branch member Carmel O’Hara who was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.
Carmel’s award was for service to the community of the Catholic Parish of West Wollongong as a volunteer in the church and as a member of a range of Catholic support groups including Catholic Women’s League since 1964.
Congratulations also to former National President Thora Regan who was awarded Member of the Order of Australia
Thora’s award was for service to women, particularly through the Catholic Women’s League Australia, and to the community of Boorowa.
More about Thora on this page of the Canberra-Goulburn Catholic Voice