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Lamorna Cooper from Timaru District Council

Lamorna Cooper from Timaru District Council
Lamorna Cooper from Timaru District Council
Release date
22 Sep 2014

Kitted out

Lamorna Cooper from Timaru District Council in New Zealand was our lucky winner of a professional quality first aid kit at the annual conference in Wellington.

Donated by RAPP Australia, the first aid kit was the CRC’s prize in the conference coupon book promotion for delegates visiting the more than 80 booths in the exhibition area.

Thanks to all delegates who visited the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC/AFAC booth during the conference week.

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