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The Council


Patron in Chief: Dame Elizabeth Murdoch, DBE, AC*  
Founding Patron: The Late Dame Phyllis Frost, DBE, AC  
Patrons: The Honourable Geoffrey Connard, AM  
  Mr. Adam Elliot*  
  Mr. Richard Guy, OAM  
  Mr. Doug Kent (Vision Australia)  
  Mrs. Jeanne Pratt, AC (Life Member)*  
  Professor Michael Quinn*  
  The Late Commodore Dacre Smyth, AO  
  Dr. Hugh Wirth, AO*  
Chair: Mr. Duncan Buchanan  
Vice Chairs: Mr. David Alexander-Fleming, JP  
  Mr. Peter Ma, JP  
  Ms. Sonya Walker  
Secretary: Dr. Anthony Cree, OAM, JP (Former Chair)  
Assistant Secretary: Ms. Heather Thomas  
Treasurer: Mr. Peter Ma, JP  
Assistant Treasurer: Mr. David Perrin  
Awards Recipients Liaison Director: Mr. Jim Logan-Bell  
Assistant Awards Recipients Liaison: Mr. Wesley Turnbull  
Executive Committee: Ms. Marissa Barter-Waters (Former Chair)  
  Mr. Norman Kennedy (Former Chair)  
  Mr. Andrew Mackinnon (Former Chair)  
Committee: Mrs. Bronwyn Badham  
  Mr. John Campbell  
  Capt. Rupert Dalley, RFD  
  Dr. Nathan Grills (overseas)  
  Mr. Tim Hogard  
  Mr. John Hurley  
  Ms. May Ling Kuok  
  Mrs. Merlyn Logan-Bell  
  Ms. Phyl McMillan  
  Mr. Kenneth Meere  
  Mrs. May Meere  
  Mr. Jonathan Sear  
  Mr. Gerald Swinnerton  
  Ms. Lisa Saville (overseas)  
  Mr. George Zindillis  
Chaplain: Fr. Chris Seton, SSC  
Protocol: Mr. Jason Ronald  
Catering: William Angliss College  
Choir: Australian Children's Choir  
Accountants: Prowse, Perrin and Twomey  
  * denotes past recipient of the award