Wednesday, 3 February 2016
Western Australia: Australia Day Honours
I, and also on behalf of Senators Reynolds, Johnston, Cormann, Back and Cash, move:
That the Senate—
(a) congratulates the 37 worthy Western Australians who were recipients of Order of Australia awards on 26 January 2016 for their outstanding achievement and service; and
(b) particularly notes the following recipients:
(i) Mr Murray Davidson Nixon OAM for service to the Parliament, to the agricultural sector and to the community of Western Australia,
(ii) Mrs Wendy Ireland OAM for service to public administration in Western Australia and to the community,
(iii) the Honourable Norman Frederick Moore AM for significant service to the Parliament of Western Australia through a range of portfolio responsibilities, to education and to the community, and
(iv) Mrs Elsia May Archer OAM for service to local government and to the community of the West Kimberley.
Question agreed to.