hawkeye (hawkeye7) wrote,

UQ Again

Another UQ graduate was decorated last week. While her husband John (also a UQ graduate) was riding around the Mont 24 track with my team last year, Tracey was manning the Crisis Centre at the Gazebo. At 2:30 am a call came through informing them of the Bali bombing. Tracey's job was to wake up the Defence Chiefs in the middle of the night and then activate the Crisis Centre. Three weeks of continuous work followed.

Last week she received the Order of Australia Medal for her work.

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