Our warmest congratulations to our Association members on their Queens Birthday honours:
Neale Daniher on his elevation to Officer of the Order of Australia in the 2021 Queen’s Birthday Honours. Neale has been recognised for his distinguished service to people with Motor Neurone Disease and their families through advocacy, public education and fundraising initiatives. @efcppoa @esssendonfc #PlayOn #BigFreeze7
David Shaw on receiving an Order of Australia Medal in the Queen’s Birthday honours. David has been recognised for service to community health, in particular the Prostate Cancer Foundation and Australian rules football. Premiership player ’62 & ’65, EFC Chairman, AFL Commissioner. @efcppoa @essendonfc #DavidShaw
Owen Hegarty awarded an Order of Australia Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours, Owen has been recognised for service to the minerals and mining sector. Owen played in U19 & Reserves 1965-67. #OwenHegarty
Michael Long OAM has been recognised for services to Australian rules football & to the Indigenous community. Dual premiership player, Founder The Long Walk & Michael Long Learning & Leadership Centre.