The Shire welcomed 65 new citizens at a ceremony in Australind on Tuesday, 14 September.
The Shire welcomed 65 new citizens at a citizenship ceremony at the Leschenault Recreation Park Pavilion on Tuesday, 14 September.
The conferees were from 15 countries, including Philippines, Canada, India, New Zealand and South Africa.
South West elder Dennis Jetta performed a Welcome to Country.
Shire President Paul Gillett said the diversity of the new Australian citizens continues to underpin the Shire of Harvey as a great place to live and work.
"We welcome you to this fantastic part of the world and hope that you feel at home here," Cr Gillett said.
Shire of Harvey has welcomed more than 160 new citizens this year.
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Acknowledgement of Country
The Shire of Harvey acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.