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Award Recipients

Click an Award category below for a listing of previous honourees.

Australian Honours and Awards

  • Australian Fire Service Medal

    2017
    Paul Barker (FRS)
    John Tillman (DFES)
    Stephen Treeby (BFB)

    2016
    Adam Bannister (DFES)
    Robert 'Hank' Kingma (DFES)
    Trevor Tasker (DFES)
    Andrew John Clift (VFRS)
    John Gregory Tonkin (DFES)

    2015
    Robert Joseph Papalia (VFRS)
    Murray Donald McBride (VFRS)
    John Brian Kowal (VFRS)
    Stephen John Pope (FRS)
    Leonard John Simmons (VFRS)

    2014
    Lauire William Hull (VES)
    Kevin Wayne Jolly (FRS)
    Frank Martinelli (FRS)
    Brian Peter Landers (DFES)
    Noel Raymond Plowman (VFRS/BFS)

    2013
    Malcolm Cronstedt (OBRM)
    Gary Wayne Kennedy (DFES)

    2012
    Roderick Malcolm Mcdougall (BFS)
    Marion Kaye Macdougall (BFS)
    Russell Joseph Hayes (DFES)
    Jeffrey John Smith (VFRS)
    Wayne John Jones (DFES/BFS)
    Christopher Raymond Sousa (BFS)
    Colin Walter Malcolm (BFS/VFS)
    Maxwell Frederick Osborn (VFRS)

    2011
    Craig Anthony Hynes (FESA)
    Thomas Brown (BFS)
    Rodney Francis Eyre (BFS)
    Bruce Jones (DFES)
    Jeffrey Drage (VFRS)
    Gary King (BFS)
    James Leon McNamara (BFS)
    Peter Hugh Thurkle (BFS)

    2010
    Stephen Roy Foureur (BFS)
    Terence Howard Jackson (DFES)
    Donald Sydney Johnston (FRS)
    Antonino John Messina (BFS)
    Charles Messina (VFRS)
    Robert Henry Stoner (VFRS)

    2009
    Terrance Matthew Little (FRS)
    Robert William Cox (FRS)

    2008
    Kevin John Bullen (FRS)
    Paul Walter Maddern (BFS)
    John Patrick Truswell (FRS)
    David George Gossage (BFS)
    John Campbell McMillian (FRS)
    Raymond Sousa (BFS)

    2007
    Edmond Leo Brooks (FESA)
    Phillip Mark Cribb (DFES)
    Terrence Gordon Hunter (BFS)
    Phillip Joseph Brown (VFRS)
    Robert William Murphy (BFS)
    Donald Charles Stewart (VFRS)

    2006
    Gordon Edward Franklin (VFRS)
    Adrian Tuenis Kranendonk (BFS)
    Stanley William Sutherland (VFRS/BFS)
    John Grant Barker (VFRS)
    William George Rose (DFES)
    Trevor James Wigg (DFES)

    2005
    Lindsay John Cuneo (FESA)
    Murray John Horbury (FESA)
    Graham Walter Farrow (VFRS)
    Keith Charles Pears (VFRS)
    William Edward Power (VFRS)
    David John Stewart (VFRS)
    Brian Victor Hamence (BFS)

    2004
    John Ernest Harper (FRS)
    Raymond Harold MacNamara (FESA)
    Anthony Harold Harris (FRS)
    George Denis Giraudo (BFS)
    John Edward Gordon (FRS)
    Alan James Gracie (BFS)
    Peter Charles Cann (FRS)

    2003
    Allan Phillip Daw (BFS)
    Brian William Mortiss (VFRS)
    David Alexander Robinson (BFS)
    Lloyd Bailey (DFES)
    Lyle Boyle (VFRS)
    Peter Newby (VFRS)

    2002
    Neil Martin (VFRS)
    Brian George Willoughby (VFRS)
    Kevin William Cuneo (FESA)
    Kenneth Charlton Fowler (BFS)
    Thomas Ernest Richards (BFS)

    2001
    Maxwell John Borwick (BFS)
    Douglas Preston Christmass (VFRS)
    Maurice Edward Leveson Gower (VFRS)
    Eric Tom Patten (VFRS)

    2000
    Roy Douglas Weatherburn (VFRS)
    Simon Julian Wansbrough Hart (BFS)
    Hastings Henry Roper Adams (VFRS)
    Peter Michael Capito (BFS)

    1999
    Richard Alexander Hinch (FRS)
    William John Golding (VFRS)
    Margaret Mallam Hector (BFS)
    John Craig Twaddle (BFS/VFRS)
    Patrick Thomas Howard (VFRS)
    Allen Rees Price (BFS)

  • Emergency Services Medal

    2016
    Brian Lucy (VMRS)
    James MacLean (SES)
    Geoffery Bernard Brierley (VMRS)
    Robert William Crawford (SES)
    Kenneth Raymond McLeod (VFES)

    2015
    Joseph John McLaughlin (SES)
    Alexander James Williams (VMRS)

    2014
    Roger Charles Martin (VMRS)
    Trevor Lindsay Patton (SES)
    Merrilyn May Hide (VMRS)
    John Iffla (VES)

    2013
    Joseph Anthony Taylor (SES)

    2012
    Leslie Alexander Hayter (SES)
    William John Norris (SES)
    Errol Ernest (Bloo) Hoare (SES)

    2011
    Graham Charles Fixter (SES)
    Connie Annette Eikelboom (SES)
    Paul Bradley Carr (DFES)

    2010
    Colin James Bairstow (VMRS)
    Alfred George Bairstow (VMRS)
    Gary Gifford (DFES)

    2009
    Bernard Allan McNamara (SES)
    Arthur Barry Jones (SES)

    2008
    Paul John Dwyer (SES)
    Eliot Russell Fisher (VMRS)
    Rodney Alan Paterson (SES)

    2007
    Keith Irwin Shadbolt (VMRS)
    Joyce Mary White (SES)

    2006
    Kenneth Rex Pember (SES)
    Ronald Kenneth Smith (VMRS)
    Kevin John Wrightson (SES)

    2005
    Wayne Harry English (SES)
    Christopher Michael Stickland (SES)
    Phillip Lawrence Petersen (SES)

    2004
    Alec Colin Cull (SES/VMRS)
    Colin Nicholson (SES)
    Nicholas James Elrick (DFES)

    2003
    Robin James McInnes (SES)
    William Vincent Mulroney (SES)
    Herman Hoffman (SES)

    2002
    Peter Stanley Angel (SES)
    Derren Bruce Entwistle (SES)
    Christopher Beat Widmer (SES)

    2001
    John Francis Coates (SES)
    Maurice John Yates (SES)
    Harry William Crawford (VMRS)

    2000
    Stephen Frank Cable (SES)
    James Alfred Earnshaw (VMRS)

  • Order of Australia

    2002
    Thomas William Reed (VMRS)

    2001
    Harry Kuhaupt (WAFBSB)

    2000
    John Charles Capes (SES)
    Paul Arthur Shakes (SES)
    Terrance George Brown (SES)

    1999
    Michael Howard Wadley SES)

  • Bravery Decorations

    2016 - Commendation for Brave Conduct
    Todd Andrews (FRS)
    Mario Tepass (FRS)

    2013 - Bravery Medal
    Michael Hall (BFS)
    Antonio Scidone (BFS)

    2013 - Group Bravery Citation
    Stephen Smith (BFS)
    Mark Puttick (BFS)
    Michael Hall (BFS)
    Alex Leach (BFS)
    Michael McCavanagh (BFS)

  • Public Service Medal

    2003
    Robert James Mitchell (FESA)

  • Humanitarian Overseas Service Medal

    2011 Christchurch
    Michael Bartlett
    Jane Humphrys
    Steven Longo
    Michael Parker
    Richard Renton
    Wayne Spear

     
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