Order of Australia Medal awarded to Mavis Chugg

Posted by | Feb 19, 2022 |

Order of Australia Medal awarded to Mavis Chugg

Mavis Isobel Chugg OAM was awarded the Order of Australia Medal on Australia Day 26 January2022 for her service to Tasmanian communities.

As an Inner Wheel member since 1986, Mavis worked to improve the lives of those around her and inspired others to make a difference. Having been a member of the Inner Wheel Club of Kings Meadow and now, the Inner Wheel Club of Burnie, Tasmania, Mavis went on to become the District Chairman from 2011 through 2012 of the Inner Wheel District A80 which encompasses all of Tasmania.


Apart from supporting the Rotary Club of Evandale, Mavis spent 42 years as a teacher, nurturing and guiding the children in her care. Mavis was made a Rotary Paul Harris Fellow for her service to her community.

Mavis Chugg worked to make a difference in her community and around the world, touching others through friendship and this award is well deserved.

Elizabeth Tooke – IWA NR