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Celebration of Achievement Awards 2023

Thursday, 30 November 2023

On Tuesday 28 November Wodonga TAFE held our annual Celebration of Achievement Award ceremony. Our 'The Hangar' space was transformed into an elegant event venue, hosting nearly 200 guests. 

The awards ceremony is not only a chance to celebrate the hard work and achievements of our students and supporting staff, but also to commemorate the good that education provides to our local communities.

Please join us in congratulating our finalists and winners as below.


School based Apprentice or Trainee

Eliza Malpass
Jirra Letcher
Lachlan Francis - Winner

Young Achiever of the Year

Shiana J Fornaro - Winner
Bidish Chouhan
Leah Wivine

Trainee of the Year

Khesan Kilby - Winner
Nicole Button 
Gordon Cossor


Apprentice of the Year

Thomas Griffin
William Coulston
Isabelle Berry - Winner

Koorie Student of the Year

Tia Steve-Mawer - Winner
Brooke Charles
Annie Shearer 

Vocational Student of the Year

Amanda Giason - Winner
Stephen Taylor
Odenis Flamenco 


Support Staff Member of the Year

Renee Kelly
Ria Crisp
Summer Matthews - Winner

Teacher of the Year

Craig McFarlane 
Samara Hackett 
Tania Martini - Winner
Zoe Wilde

Trainer of the Year

Levi Drysdale
Chris Sharp - Winner
Chris Healey


Student Employer of the Year

RMR Engineering

Industry Collaboration Award

Indigo North Health & Albury Wodonga Aboriginal Health Service



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