Emily Prain from Channel 9 was a wonderful MC for the event held on Monday 4 December 2017 at the Queensland Cricketer’s Club. Epilepsy Queensland recognised 11 outstanding Queenslanders and organisations for making a difference in the lives of people with epilepsy. The 2017 awards were presented by founding and Life Member, Marella Jenkins.
Role Model Award - Renee Williams
Youth Award - Nickayla Winter
Carer Award - Louise Martin and Hazel Lloyd
Disability Award - Darling Point Special School
John Wellings Memorial Education Award - Somerville House
Heatlh Award - Associate Professor Lata Vadlamudi and Peter Jones
"Fair Go" Memorial Award - Melissa Worrad (“Eating in Café” Myer)
Pam Wellings Memorial Award - Cassandra D’Arcy
Marella Jenkins Award - Samantha Rowles
Congratulations to our Award Winners!