Fiona Calabro and Julian Dent head OA Annual Award winners

The Orienteering Australia Annual Awards were presented at the Annual Dinner held at the Spring Gully Soccer Club in Bendigo on 31 March at Bendigo.

Liz Bourne and Reid Moran accept the Silva Award for Services to Orienteering in Australia on behalf of Fiona Calabro.

Liz Bourne and Reid Moran accept the Silva Award for Services to Orienteering in Australia on behalf of Fiona Calabro.

The winners were  Fiona Calabro (QLD) – Silva Award for Services to Orienteering in Australia; Richard Matthews (WA) – David Hogg Award for Event Management; Julian Dent (NSW) – 2012 Athlete of the Year; Adrian Craig (SA) – Silva Award for Services to Coaching; Jenny Bourne (VIC) – 2012 Orienteer of the Year.

Nick Dent and Hilary Wood (parents of Julian) accept the 2012 Athlete of the Year Award on behalf of Julian Dent.

Nick Dent and Hilary Wood (parents of Julian) accept the 2012 Athlete of the Year Award on behalf of Julian Dent.