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ARPA awards for The Gippsland Anglican

September 8th, 2021

The Diocese is delighted to announce that, at the Australasian Religious Press Association (ARPA) Awards on the weekend, The Gippsland Anglican received several awards and commendations:

  • Silver Award for Best Regional Publication
  • Highly Commended for Best Feature Single Author (Max Thomas: ‘The Gippsland Lakes – can we sustain and renew?’, June 2020, p. 8)
  • Bronze Award for Best Faith Reflection (James Garth: ‘Science and faith – defusing the conflict’, August 2020, p. 9)
  • Bronze Award for Best Social Justice Article (Heather Toms: ‘Prison, privilege and prayer – isolation and the call to social justice’, May 2020, p. 8)
  • Gold Award for Best Original Illustration (Lynton Allan: ‘A bush Christmas’, December 2020, p. 1)

Congratulations to these contributors, and thank you to the TGA committee (Bishop Richard, Sue Jacka and Phil Muston), TGA designer Juli Devine, the Diocesan Registry team, our advertisers, LV Printers and everyone who supports the paper and makes it possible. Last but not least, congratulations to TGA editor Sally Woollett for her excellent work!