Former Shire President awarded OAM

Published on Wednesday, 15 June 2022 at 1:46:30 PM

Shire of Mundaring congratulates former Shire President and Councillor, David Lavell on being awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in the Queen’s birthday Honours this week.

David Lavell was presented with the medal under the general division for service to the Mundaring community.

David was first elected to Council in May 2001 and served until 2009. He was then re-elected in 2013 and stepped down in 2021. He was President from 2015 to 2017.

He was also awarded a WALGA Local Government Merit Award in 2017.

From the Shire and on behalf of the Mundaring community, congratulations David.

The Australian Honours system recognises the outstanding service and contributions of Australians.

Order of Australia announcements are made on Australia Day and the Queen’s Birthday. 

*David is pictured standing at the back on the left. 

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