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Rowing community honoured in Australia Day honours

Congratulations to those honoured today in the Australia Day Honours.

Michael Fitzpatrick of Yarra Yarra Rowing Club has been honoured with Officer (AO) in the General Division of the Order of Australia for distinguished service to Australian rules football through executive roles, to business, and to medical research.

Felicity Frederico, mother of 2017 Junior #ARTeam member Emmie, and one of the amazing ‘Breakfast Mums’ at Mercantile Rowing Club, has been awarded Medal (OAM) of the Order of Australia General Division for services to the community.

Congratulations also to 2016 Chef de Mission for the Australian Olympic Team Kitty Chiller AM and 2020 Chef de Mission Ian Chesterman AM on being honoured too.