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Coaldrake Awards in Adelaide

Thu 06, Sep 2018

On Sunday 2 September 2018, St Cuthbert's Anglican Church in Prospect celebrated Martyrs Day with Evensong followed by the ABM Coaldrake Awards ceremony.

Archbishop Geoffrey Smith, together with Bishop Chris McLeod, the National Aboriginal Bishop and Chair of ABM’s South Australian Provincial Committee, presented the following 24 recipients with the Coaldrake Medal. Archbishop Geoffrey was also awarded the medal for his service as a former Managing Director of ABM.

Miss Una Bachman   Mrs Rosemary Haste
The Rev John Beiers   Mrs Margaret Inkster
Mrs Jane Bodley   Mr John Kaines
Mrs Margaret Chittleborough   Mrs Gillian Kaines
Mrs Anne Chittleborough   Mr Doug Parrington
Ms Una Clifford   Mrs Margaret Parrington
Mrs Philippa Cotterell   Miss Catherine Rodoni
Mr Robert Dalby   Mr Peter Routley
Mrs Avril Dalby   Mrs Lyn Smith
Mrs Sue Dutton   Miss Kay Thorp
The Rev Alan Dutton   Ms Kathrine Wannop
Mrs Elaine Edwards   Mrs Kerrie Willsher

Arrangements are in progress for others nominees of the Coaldrake Award who were unable to attend on the night. The Rev David Corbett and Mrs Alison Corbett were presented with their medals on 29 July before he sadly passed away last month.

ABM would like to congratulate and thank all the recipients who have been recognised for their service and dedication to God’s mission. Also, thank you to our supporters who helped to organise the event.

For those in Adelaide, please note there will be a second Coaldrake Award ceremony on Sunday 2 December at Christ Church North Adelaide.


2018 Adelaide Coaldrake Award ceremony
 Archbishop Geoffrey and Bishop Chris with Anne Chittleborough (above) and Peter Routley (below).
 2018 Adelaide Coaldrake Award ceremony

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