Honorary Freeman of the City

The Honorary Freeman of the City is bestowed on a citizen in recognition of their services to their city and their country. The City has a total of nine Honorary Freemen, who have made an important contribution to the City and have become an integral part of the City’s history.

  • Maurice Edgar Hamer OBE JP (Dec.)
  • William Gibbney BEM JP (Dec.)
  • Neil Campbell Hawkins CBE JP (Dec.)
  • Georgiana Alma Venville OAM JP (Dec.)
  • Ronald Nathan Stone AM (Dec.)
  • Richard Sebastian Guelfi (Dec.)
  • George Joseph Strickland AM
  • Rodney Constantine PSM
  • Tony Vallelonga JP.

Honorary Freeman Policy