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Australia Day Honours


Two Old Haileyburians have been recognised in the Australia Day Honours List.

 

The Reverend Gregor Henderson (OH '58) AM became a member of the Order of Australia for significant service to the community through executive and ministerial roles in the Uniting Church of Australia, and through interfaith initiatives. For 12 years he was the General Secretary of the UCA's National Assembly and was the President of the National Assembly for three years 2006-2009.  For 12 years he was the General Secretary of the UCA's National Assembly and was the President of the National Assembly for three years 2006-2009.

 

Stephen Spargo (OH '69) AM appointed a member of the Order of Australia in the general division for significant services to the community through a range of executive roles with business, agricultural, sporting and health organisations. Stephen is a solicitor practising in the financial services and projects department of Allens Arthur Robinson where he has been a partner since 1983.  He is a director of Asialink, Asia Society Australasia Centre and The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria Limited and a member of the Committee of the Melbourne Cricket Club and the Victorian State Council, Committee for the Economic Development of Australia.