Congratulations to Ivo Davies, OAM

Ivo was awarded the medal of the Order of Australia in the Australia Day honours list, 26 Jan 2020.  Many congratulations Ivo – the citation for his award for community service reads as follows:

Community

  • Family Violence Case Worker, Western Australian Central Law Courts, Department of Justice, Government of Western Australia, since 2009.
  • Volunteer, Cystic Fibrosis Western Australia, 2001-2002.
  • Former Member, Wyalkatchem Landcare District Committee.

Cambridge Coastcare

  • President, 2000-2004, 2008-2010, 2014-2019.
  • Deputy President, circa 2010-2012.
  • Foundation Member, since 1998.

Shire of Wyalkatchem

  • President, 1993-1996.
  • Deputy President, 1985-1993.
  • Shire Councillor, 1984-1996.
  • Chairman, General Purpose Committee, 1986-1991.

Wheatbelt Development Commission

  • Board Member, 1993-1996.

Wheatbelt Area Consultative Committee

  • Board Member, 1993-1996.
  • Deputy Chairman, 1994-1996.

Liberal Party

  • Former President, Wyalkatchem Branch, 11 years.
  • Former Senior Vice-President, O’Connor Division, 3 years.
  • Former Member, State Council, 6 years.

Wyalkatchem Trotting Club

  • Member, 1970-1996.
  • Deputy President, 1977-1994.

Wyalkatchem Golf Club

  • Member, 1974-1996.
  • Former Vice-President.

Country Shire Councils Association- Great Eastern Ward

  • President, 1995-1996.
  • Deputy President, 1993-1995.

State Agricultural Schools Advisory Committee

  • Wyalkatchem Member, 1983-1993.
  • Merredin Member, 1989-1992.
  • Northam Member, 1990-1992.
  • Foundation Member, 1982-1992.

Wyalkatchem Tennis Club

  • Member, 1975-1988.
  • Captain, 2 years.

Wyalkatchem Basketball Club

  • Committee Member, 1970-1979.
  • President, 1970-1972.

Awards and recognition includes:

  • Volunteer of the Year, Cystic Fibrosis Western Australia, 2001.
  • Certificate of Appreciation, Mission Australia, 2000.
  • National Medal, 1995.
  • Volunteer of the Year, Town Cambridge, 2014.