Finalist: Lifetime Achievement Award

Jeannie White

Loders Creek Catchment Management Association

Jeannie White is an example of how one person can make a difference to the environment through waterways management. 

For almost 20 years, Jeannie’s consistent enthusiasm for advocating, educating and restoring Loders Creek, Southport has transformed from a degraded heavily urbanised catchment to one now valued as a natural asset. For many people in the Southport community, Jeannie is not just a Waterways Champion, but a local environmental hero.