The formal proceedings in Glen Innes Town Hall

The formal Australia Day proceedings have taken place in the Town Hall.

A new citizen was welcomed by the Mayor, Steve Toms. she is Margaret Cox, originally from Britain.

And the joint winners of the Citizen of the Year were Lindy Jane Alt and Moira Munro.

The Young Citizen of the Year was Jennifer Mackenzie.

The Emergency Service Volunteer was Richard Ott.

Voluntary Community Organisation: Glen Innes Opportunity Shop.

Community Event: Chill N Glen.