Queensland Greats Awards

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Queensland Greats Awards plaques at Roma Street Parkland

The Queensland Greats Awards recognise outstanding Queenslanders for their years of dedication and contribution to the development of the state and their role in strengthening and shaping the community in Queensland, Australia. The awards are presented as part of the Queensland Day celebrations.[1] Each award is commemorated with a plaque on a wall in the Roma Street Parkland.[2]

History[edit]

The awards commenced in 2001. An institution has been awarded annually since 2006. A posthumous award was added in 2015.[1]

Award recipients[edit]

Year Individuals Institution Posthumous
2018 [3] St Vincent de Paul Society Queensland Butch Lenton
2017 [2] Eddie Mabo
2016 [4] RSPCA Queensland George Roberts
2015 [5] RSL (Queensland Branch) Steve Irwin
2014 [6] Endeavour Foundation
2013 [7] Australian Red Cross Society
2012 [8] Queensland Meals on Wheels
2011 [9] Queensland State Emergency Service
2010 [10] The University of Queensland (UQ)
2009 [11] Blue Care
2008 [12] Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia (Queensland section)
2007 [13] Surf Life Saving Queensland
2006 [14] Mater Misericordiae Health Service
2005 [15]
2004 [16]
2003 [17]
2002 [18]
2001 [19]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Queensland Greats Awards". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Congratulations to the 2017 Queensland Greats". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 7 June 2017. 
  3. ^ 2018 Queensland Greats recipients, Queensland Government website. Retrieved 29 August 2018.
  4. ^ "2016 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  5. ^ "2015 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  6. ^ "2014 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  7. ^ "2013 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  8. ^ "2012 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  9. ^ "2011 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  10. ^ "2010 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  11. ^ "2009 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  12. ^ "2008 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  13. ^ "2007 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  14. ^ "2006 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  15. ^ "2005 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  16. ^ "2004 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  17. ^ "2003 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  18. ^ "2002 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  19. ^ "2001 Queensland Greats recipients". Queensland Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2017. Retrieved 31 May 2017.