Aus Day finalist John Wright.
Aus Day finalist John Wright.

RVC Citizen of the Year - John Wright

ALTHOUGH he is retired, John contributes many hours of unpaid work to the Evans Head community.

He is treasurer of the Evans Head Business and Community Chamber, secretary and assistant chairperson as well.

John was the main driver behind securing financial sponsors for the Beef Meets Reef at Evans Head last year.

John was the instigator and brains behind the Evans Head Tourist Guide and he put together the business and financial plans for the guide.

He hand-delivered the tourist guide to information centres between Evans Head and Newcastle on the way to visiting his family at Christmas.



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