His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland awarding Mr Ashley Cupitt the Medal of the Order of Australia in the General Division.
For service to the community of Yungaburra, as Auxiliary Captain, Peer Support Officer and firefighter with the Queensland Fire and Emergency Service, and to boxing, as a professional, amateur and volunteer boxing trainer and coach for a wide range of boxing organisations and entities.
We are very excited to announce that Trainer Ashley Cupitt has received the award – Order of Australia Medal (OAM)!! For service to the community of Yungaburra, and to Boxing.
Ashley will receive his medal during a presentation at Government House in April or May.
Ashley was nominated to be a local hero that inspires others to achieve on the front cover of the Yellow Pages and White Pages.