Community engagement


2012 Victorian Aboriginal Honour Roll


Eleanor Harding

A force for change in her community

Lady Gladys Nicholls

An activist of great personal strength

Henry 'Banjo' Clarke

A man of wisdom and compassion

Iris Lovett-Gardiner AM

A woman who encouraged all to live life to the fullest

Ivy Bell

A tireless worker for social justice

John 'Sandy' Atkinson AM

A leader in Aboriginal affairs

Kevin Coombs OAM

A sporting hero with passion for his community

Linda Twite

A leader both humble and determined 

Mary Atkinson

A passionate advocate for better education

Mollie Dyer AM

A voice for those most vulnerable

Reg Blow

A caring and pragmatic healer

Reg Saunders MBE

A courageous soldier who broke new ground 

Robert 'Wally' Cooper

A respected mentor and cultural ambassador 

William 'Bill' Onus

A leader and pioneering entrepreneur

William 'Lin' Onus AM

An artistic revolutionary