Murrumbidgee Council welcomes new citizens
Pictured at the Jerilderie Citizenship Ceremony, (L-R) Jackie Hanna, William Hanna (citizenship) and Mayor Cr Ruth McRae.
Pictured at the Darlington Point ceremony, (L-R) Mohan Kaigala, Bhargav Lavu, Nag Kaigala, Mayor Cr Ruth McRae, Chelsea Baumann, Haizel De Peralta, Shane De Peralta and Eduardo De Peralta.
Murrumbidgee Council has officially welcomed eight new Australian citizens at Citizenship Ceremonies in Darlington Point and Jerilderie.
Murrumbidgee Mayor Ruth McRae said it was a great pleasure to warmly welcome our newest citizens to the Murrumbidgee area.
Cr McRae congratulated all of the new citizens on this important milestone in their journey to becoming an Australian.
“It’s a great honour that all of these people have chosen our part of the world to live in,” Cr McRae said.
“We have so much to offer our residents with our work opportunities, lifestyle and welcoming communities, just to name a few of the benefits.
“I wish all of our new citizens every success in the future and hope you enjoy your new life with us in the Murrumbidgee area,” she said.
Family and friends were on hand to witness the historic occasion.
Murrumbidgee Council holds a number of citizenship ceremonies throughout the year.