At the recent New Year’s Day Weindorfer Memorial Service, President Cathy Clayton presented brothers Alec and Mort Ellis of Cradle Valley with a Kate and Gustav Honours List citation in recognition of the Ellis brothers Ossie (dec.), Mort and Alec for their life-long contributions to Cradle Valley.

Alec Ellis, Lyle Rubock, Mort Ellis and Cathy Clayton with the award for the Ellis Brothers
Alec Ellis, Lyle Rubock, Mort Ellis and Cathy Clayton with the award for the Ellis Brothers
Peter Sims

96 year old Mort Ellis said he was “surprised and delighted to receive the Friends of Cradle Valley award”. We reckon you deserve it, Mort!

Written by John Wilson, Jan 2012