City of Cockburn, PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC, Western Australia, 6965
Telephone: (08) 9411 3444

Pioneer Luncheon 2016

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Pioneer Luncheon 2016

 

Pioneer Luncheon 2015

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Pioneer Luncheon 2015

 

Pioneer Luncheon 2014

The luncheon acknowledges and celebrates the contribution made by long-term residents to the growth and development of the City.

To be on the guest list, you must have lived in the City of Cockburn continuously for 60 years and must be a current resident.

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Pioneer Luncheon 2013

On Friday 1st June, the City of Cockburn held its Annual Pioneers Luncheon at the Spearwood Dalmatinacs Club.

The event was attended by 400 of our long time residents who were treated to a 3 course lunch and were entertained by Heavenstrings, a four piece classical ensemble.

After the main course, Mayor Logan Howlett presented the Annual Foundation Day awards to Mr Vince Favazzo of Coogee and Mr Len Mihaljevich for their service to the community.  Vince has lived in Cockburn his entire life and has owned motor engineering businesses in Cockburn, giving work experience and apprenticeships to many young mechanics over the years.  Len is an active member in many community associations including but not limited to the Vegetable Growers Association, Zone Council, Cockburn Bowling Club, Villa Dalmacia Association and is an active fundraiser in the community.

The luncheon acknowledges and celebrates the contribution made by long-term residents to the growth and development of the City.

To be on the guest list, you must have lived in the City of Cockburn for 60 years and must be a current resident.

Please view the slide show below of the evening. To view any specific image, click on that image again, to open it up in your browser, where you can then download a personal copy.

 

Pioneer Luncheon 2012

On Friday 1st June, the City of Cockburn held its Annual Pioneers Luncheon at the Spearwood Dalmatinacs Club.

The event was attended by nearly 400 of our long time residents who were treated to a 3 course lunch and were entertained by Heavenstrings, a six piece classical ensemble.

After the main course, Mayor Logan Howlett presented the Annual Foundation Day award to Mr Con Favazzo of Spearwood for his service to the community. Con has lived in Cockburn his whole life and has also owned businesses and served the community for many years.

Con was recognised for offering many apprenticeships and work experience opportunities for young people seeking a career in the mechanical trade as well as his sponsorship and fundraising activities for the community. Con now offers his services as a bus driver to several seniors groups within the district and is a true ambassador for the Cockburn community.

The luncheon acknowledges and celebrates the contribution made by long-term residents to the growth and development of the City.

Please view the slide show below of the evening. To view any specific image, click on that image again, to open it up in your browser, where you can then download a personal copy.

Pioneer Luncheon 2011

Nearly 400 pioneers turned out to the City of Cockburn's annual Pioneers' Luncheon on 3 June at the Spearwood Dalmatinac Community and Sporting Club, Spearwood.

 

Pioneer Luncheon 2010

The City of Cockburn held its 39th Annual Pioneers Luncheon on Friday 4th June 2010 at the Spearwood Dalmatinac Club. 

This event has been running since 1971 and some of the original attendees from 1971 still attend the event. 

This years event hosted approximately 350 guests and saw Mr Frank Favazzo being presented with the Annual Foundation Day Award for his years of service as a market gardener in the district. 

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Pioneer Luncheon 2009

Close to 400 people attended the annual Pioneer's Luncheon at the Spearwood Dalmatinac Club on Friday 29th May to celebrate residents that have made a significant contribution to Cockburns heritage.

Please view the slide show below of the evening.

Please view the slide show below of the evening. To view any specific image, click on that image again, to open it up in your browser, where you can then download a personal copy. 

More info?

Email: customer@cockburn.wa.gov.au
Phone: 08 9411 3444