Local girl shines at WA Youth Awards

Callum HunterSouth Western Times
Bella Burgemeister was awarded the 2018 RAC Innovation for Sustainable Future Award.
Camera IconBella Burgemeister was awarded the 2018 RAC Innovation for Sustainable Future Award. Credit: South Western Times

Dalyellup local Bella Burgemeister has been named as a winner at the 2018 WA Youth Awards.

The 12-year-old was awarded the RAC Innovation for Sustainable Future Award, one of nine awards given out on the night.

Youth Minister Peter Tinley said awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of young people across WA who take that extra step and make their own unique contribution to society.

“As usual, I was astounded by the quality of entries in this year’s awards and proud of these young people’s industry, dedication, passion and positive action,” he said.

“These outstanding individuals recognised by the WA Youth Awards are among the most inspirational in their respective peer groups.”

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