Community Awards 2022 – Contribution to Heritage – Ian Wight
Tuesday 15 November 2022
The Yarra Community Awards honour the everyday heroes who make outstanding contributions to our community.
Ian has worked tirelessly to help preserve our rich history and heritage in Yarra.
He has volunteered his time and expertise in civic design and urban planning to advocate for the protection of historical buildings and sites in the community.
Ian is an active member of pop-up local community groups, responding to local developments and protecting heritage that will be enjoyed for generations to come.
In the past 12 months, his efforts have included work on our remarkable heritage strip shopping centres, examining the Planning and Environment Act and working to preserve areas around Royal Exhibition Building and Carlton Gardens.
Congratulations Ian and thank you for your ongoing contributions to heritage in Yarra.
The nominees for Contribution to Heritage
- Anne Coveny and Glen McCallum
- David Young
Thanks to all our nominees for your contributions to life in Yarra.