2019 Gore District Community Awards

The 2019 Gore District Community Awards were held on Friday 1 November, at the Gore Town and Country Club stadium. Guest speaker was Olympic BMX medallist Sarah Walker.

2019 winners were:

J D Souness Young Achiever Award: Joint winners: James Wards and Hamish Goatley

Soroptimist International of Gore Woman of the Year: Mairi Dickson

Gore Musical Theatre Emerging Performing Artist Award: Sev Alanquihan

Otago Daily Times / The Ensign Services to Sport: Mairi Dickson

Sport Southland Community Coach of the Year: Simone Thornett

Mataura Licensing Trust Junior Sportsperson of the Year: Paige McIvor

Anderson Lloyd Contribution to Arts and Culture: Joint winners: Debbie Smith and Janice Broad

Mainland Minerals Environment Award: Elsie Street and Longford Kindergartens

Civic Award: Maurice Broome

Gore District Council 29 Bowler Avenue Gore P: 03 209 0330 E: info@goredc.govt.nz