There are great people achieving great things in my electorate of Northern Victoria and today I want to acknowledge some of them.

Alpine Health’s Pulmonary and Cardiac Exercise and Education Program took home the HESTA Excellence Award for supporting local patients through the bushfire crisis.

Morris of Rutherglen was named Outstanding Wine Producer of the Year and Fortified Wine Producer of the Year at the 2020 International Wine and Spirit Competition in London.

Kangaroo Flat Primary School won the Outstanding Inclusive Education Award at the 2020 Victorian Education Excellence Awards, for their work in supporting students of all abilities.

The Swan Hill Primary School received the Outstanding Koorie Education Award.

Rob and his team at R&R Quality Homes are the 2020 HIA Northern Victoria Regional Housing Award winner.

Mallee Accommodate and Support Program youth mentoring co-ordinator Ken Innes won the Youth Affairs Council Victoria Youth Worker Making a Difference Award.

And the Loddon Campaspe Keep in Touch project was named as the 2020 outstanding youth project at the Victorian Youth Council rural awards.

Congratulations to all of these winners and thank you for everything you across our communities.