Winner 2020 WA State Heritage Awards

The Lock Hospital Working Group are honoured to have been chosen as winners at this years WA State Heritage Awards in the following categories

Voluntary Individual Contribution

Winner: Bob Dorey and Kathleen Musulin (Carnarvon/Gascoyne)

Contribution by a Community-based Organisation

Joint Winner: Goldfields Aboriginal Languages Centre
Joint Winner: Lock Hospital Working Group

Contribution by a Community-based Organisation

Joint Winner: Goldfields Aboriginal Languages Centre
Joint Winner: Lock Hospital Working Group

The Judges’ Award: The Professor David Dolan Award

Winner: Lock Hospital Working Group

” We have been working at this project for so long and to finally get recognition is incredible

The working group are energized and inspired to move forward now with the next stage of the project ‘ The healing space ‘ which will be a place for people to share and reflect upon the stories of the past and  through this process moving onto healing the wounds and building a future “.

Kathleen Muslin

Project Founder with Bob Dory

 

 

Read all the news on the following links

Lock Hospital project wins award for uncovering shameful episode in history

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-07-01/lock-hospital-awards/12407456

 Culture and tourism excel in State heritage awards

https://www.miragenews.com/culture-and-tourism-excel-in-state-heritage-awards/

Culture and tourism excel in State heritage awards

Hon David Templeman Dip Tchg BEd MLA

Minister for Local Government; Heritage; Culture and the Arts

https://www.mediastatements.wa.gov.au/Pages/McGowan/2020/06/Culture-and-tourism-excel-in-State-heritage-awards.aspx?utm_source=miragenews&utm_medium=miragenews&utm_campaign=news