The International Day of People with Disability is held annually across Australia on 3 December to celebrate and recognise the achievements, contributions and abilities of people with disability.
International Day of People with Disability Awards - Winners 2018
Above left - Sara Baynton (and her mum) with the Yeppoon Lions/Beryl Dowling Award
Above Right - Erin Crute, winner of the Mayor's Award and her son Jayce.
Below left - Peter - a representative for winner of the Mayors Award Erin Crute.
Below right - Sara Baynton receiving the Lions Yeppoon/Beryl Dowling Award from John Lindsay (Yeppoon Lions) with her mum and support worker.
Left - Guest Speaker - Elizabeth Frost gave a speech and then performed a dance to 'This is Me' from The Greatest Showman.
Right - Nominees for the Mayor's Award - Karen Hollingsworth, Cr Hutton (for Erin Crute), Jasmin Griese and Sandie Brinkley.
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