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Worimi man Joshua Gilbert wins 2021 Rising Start Award in NSW Environment Awards

Julia Driscoll
By Julia Driscoll
Updated February 6 2022 - 11:28pm, first published December 1 2021 - 5:00pm
Rising star: Gloucester resident Joshua Gilbert on the family farm at Nabiac. Picture: supplied

Worimi man and Gloucester resident, Joshua Gilbert is one of the most influential young men in agriculture in NSW, especially when it comes to the environment.

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Julia Driscoll

Julia Driscoll

Journalist

Julia Driscoll has worked as a journalist for the Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Times for seven years. She values the deep connection with community that being a rural and regional journalist brings. Career highlights have involved environmental stories - bringing the plight of the little known endangered Manning River helmeted turtle to the attention of the public, resulting in wide-spread knowledge in the community and conservation action; and breaking the news of the Manning River ceasing to run for the first time in recorded history.