Archive | Awards & Honours

Any piece primarily about awards granted to members (including businesses) and others eg List of Awards & Honours, business awards eg Small Business of the Year etc.

It’s important to remember that there is a difference between an award and an honour: An award is an achievement to be worked toward, a goal or a recognition to be earned. You can apply for an award. An honour, however, is granted without the recipient knowing about it until it is announced.

Ralph Robert Schulze (photo by The Northern Daily Leader)

Ralph Schulze AM

Following the news that John Knight is most probably the first son of Emanuel Hungerford, there has been a burst of effort to document the Knight line, with many stories emerging.  Ralph Schulz (husband of John Knight’s descendant, Merilyn) has been awarded as a Member of the Order of Australia (AM). (more…)

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Readers' Choice Award 2020 (NSW)

‘Cellarbration’ – A New Award for Tyrrell’s Wines

After having to scrap the 2020 vintage from its Hunter Valley vineyards due to smoke taint from the bushfires, Tyrrell’s Wines was thrilled to receive the Gourmet Traveller WINE‘s Cellar Door Award – Readers’ Choice Award. This award has been initiated by Vintec (makers of wine cabinets) in conjunction with Gourmet Traveller WINE‘s Cellar Door […]

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Constance (Con) Muriel Evans (nee Burton-Bradley) c1930 (born 30 October 1909, died 15 April 1975)

The Water Colourist of Redcamp: Constance Evans (nee Burton-Bradley)

Constance Muriel (Con) Hungerford [E2.2a.5b.2c] was a descendent of the enterprising Hungerford (maternal) and the seafaring Burton-Bradley (paternal) families. Con was the second child of Muriel (nee Hungerford [E2.2a.5b] and Prowett Burton-Bradley (married 28 September 1906, St Paul’s, Wellington, New Zealand), and their older son was Robert Prowett (Bob) Burton Bradley (born 14 May 1908, […]

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List of Awards and Honours

This list was compiled and is maintained by Pauline Tyrrell [E.2.4a.10b.1c.2d=].  If you believe someone has been omitted (purely by accident), please contact us and let us know the recipient details for inclusion. To search for a person, enter a surname and/or first name into the table search box and see who you find. To sort […]

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Pheobe Lane

Phoebe Lane Wins Business Award

Australia’s best established and  up-and-coming businesses were recognised at the prestigious Optus My Business Awards held on Friday night, 10 November 2017. Some 150 finalists were vying to be named the best of the best across 28 categories. One of our Hungerford family PKL Recruitment won the Workplace of the Year category. (more…)

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WW1 ... Charles, Eddie & Bill. Sons of Edmund Thomas Hungerford & Catherine Wands Ewing Burdett.

World War 1 and the Extended Hungerford Family

For the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War I, the Hungerford & Associated Families Society, Inc, are commemorating the service and lives given by soldiers and nurses during what was commonly referred to as ‘The Great War’. There are 138 soldiers and nurses listed in Hungerfords Down Under, 2nd ed, 2013. Each serviceman […]

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