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  • Better not mess with Cessnock
      In an effort to tackle illegal dumping across the region, Cessnock City Council has teamed up with local personalities to launch a 12 month ‘Better not mess with Cessnock’ campaign. 
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Citizen of the Year

This Award is presented to the citizen judged to have made the most outstanding contribution to the City of Cessnock during the past year.

Nomination for this Award is open to all residents of the City of Cessnock and is presented to recipients on 26 January each year.

Past Recipients

1983
Cec Anstey, Jim Comerford, Alec McIntosh

1984
Frank Scanlon

1985
Frank Evans

1986
Joyce Fren

1987
Jack King

1988
Jim Hayes

1989
Bill Charlton

1990
Cessnock Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade

1991
Coogan Frame

1992
Beth Masterman

1993
John Hall

1994
Judie Wilson

1995
Trevor Milgate

1996
Marcia Bartlett

1997
John Knipe

1998
Neville Bothwell

1999
Judith Jackson

2000
John Munro

2001
Margaret Watson

2002
Margaret Mahoney

2003
Narelle Heaney

2004
Marcia Maybury

2005
Alexander Horne

2006
Barbara and Greg O’Hearn

2007
Margaret Albury

2008
Emma and Roger Neville

2009
Phillip Baird

2010
Warren and Catherine Parsons

2011
Joy Laws

2012
Herbert Leslie Elvin