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2001 Australia Day Awards

Friday 26th January 2001

Brett was nominated for the Senior Sporting Award
... and he won !!



The Australian flag


On the way to the Award Ceremony

#01 - Captain Cook Highway, the main road between Cairns and Trinity Beach - taken from the car

#02 - Brett driving ..........a great shot!!!

#03 - ......and Sharon in the back!!! ..........a very nice photo


The Snake Gully Band entertains before the Ceremony


Brett and "Film Star" Sharon in the audience!!!

And here they are again


The Awards get underway - held in Cairns City Place


Brett and Annika Bradley - ready to receive their Awards


Annika, a friend of Brett's, receives her Junior Sports Award - a softball player


Senior Sports Award
...... presented by Cr Margaret Gill, the Deputy Mayor of Cairns

#01 - Brett receiving his Medallion

#02 - as above

#03 - as above


Brett with the Medallion


Brett with his "proud and flag waving" Mother!!!


Tanya and Brett with his Award


Brett walking around Cairns City Place


Sharon - "a true-blue Aussie"!!!


The Flag, and Brett receiving his Medallion


Article from the Cairns Post - and this article also covers the recent Australian Baseball season, and Brett's return to the United States in a few weeks

Photo which was published with the above article - Brett with his Award

And the original color print of the above photo



Numerous news reports covering the Australia Day Celebrations
in both Cairns City Place and Trinity Beach

Brett's Sporting Award is shown lots of times !!


(web site notes - this video was uploaded on Thursday 25th June 2009 and is in 'flv' format - the video
file name is '0video20.flv' and the full address is 'http://www.ronebergcairns.com/0video20.flv' - the
associated player, which also has been uploaded to the same directory, has the file name of 'player.swf')