Presented to an individual adjudged to have devoted a large part of his/her life to community service and to have made positive voluntary contributions to the life of the West Torrens community.
2018 City of West Torrens Anniversary Medal Award - John Andrewartha
(John was unavailable on Australia Day to receive his award.)
President of the West Torrens Historical Society for more than 25 years, John has been integral in helping preserve and record the history of West Torrens.
He avails his time to numerous community groups to speak about the history of the area and takes history tours for those who are interested.
John is also an active member of the Adelaide West Uniting Church and has been since he was a child. He leads worship services, takes part in singing groups and helps out whenever there are things to be done.