Western Cape Awards

The Annual Western Cape Awards

The Western Cape Awards wrapped up an amazing year of training by celebrating the achievements of the region’s apprentices and trainees.

Winners of the 2017 Western Cape Awards
Winners of the 2017 Western Cape Awards

 

The Night

On Wednesday, the 4th of October a fantastic evening at the Albatross bay Resort was enjoyed by well over 100 attendees. Present were the nominated apprentices and trainees as well as representatives of the major event sponsors and many Skill360 staff and management.

 

The Awards

The focus of the event was, of course the announcement of the award winners. Following are the recipients of the awards in each category.

 

Apprentice of the Year Winner

 

Jeremy Davison

Jeremy Davison

 

Trainee of the Year Winner

Trevor Callope

Trevor Callope

 

Murphy Rehn Memorial Award Winner

Reece Zamiak

Reece Zamiak

 

Engineering Apprentice of the Year Winner

Hayden Brook

Hayden Brook

 

Engineering Apprentice of the Year Encouragement Award

Michaela Smith-Hart

Michaela Smith-Hart

 

Electrical Apprentice of the Year Winner

Jeremy Davison

Jeremy Davison

 

Electrical Apprentice of the Year Encouragement Award

Madison Edward

Madison Edward

 

Combined Trade Apprentice of the Year Winner

Silas Sebasio

Silas Sebasio

 

School Based Apprenitce/Trainee of the Year Winner

Tyler Nicholson

Tyler Nicholson

School Based Apprenitce/Trainee of the Year Encouragement Award

Jack Backo

Jack Backo

The following businesses have generously supported the 2017 Western Cape Awards


Major Sponsor

 

 

Rio Tinto owns and operates the Weipa bauxite mine on Western Cape York Peninsula in Queensland, Australia. The mine exports over 27 million tonnes of bauxite annually.


Gold Sponsors

 

 

Sea Swift has a long and successful history in far north Queensland and more recently northern Australia, with our four key areas of service – General Cargo (regular service freight); Project & Charter (tug & barge capability); Mothershipping (trawler fleet); and Cruise (in Qld)


Silver Sponsors

 

The Department of Education and Training (DET) is committed to ensuring Queenslanders have the education and skills they need to contribute to the economic and social development of Queensland.

 

The Cape York News is a weekly newspaper that covers the Cape York region in Queensland, with journalists based at Cooktown and Weipa.

 

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Bronze Sponsors