The Year 12 Captain was named Young Citizen of the Year at Liverpool Council’s Australia Day celebrations.
Mr Welch, who has worked as a taxi driver for the past 22 years, stood out from the 4000 taxi drivers in the state due to his exceptional service, also being recognised for bringing wheelchair accessible taxis to Adelaide Hills.
Seeing the high demand for independent living facilities, John Martin developed and improved the the Capricorn Adventist Retirement Village in Yeppoon, resulting in an Australia Day award.
New York Cinematography Awards is a monthly international film competition, which judges winners according to quality of filmmaking, creativity and storytelling ability.
Two long-serving Adventists have been honoured with Papua New Guinea’s (PNG) most prestigious awards.