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    Horsham Arts Council memners Loucas Vettos, Stacey Brennan, Lisa Thomas and Jess Wilson make an appearance on Sunrise. Picture: Horsham Arts Council.

‘Celebrities’ on Sunrise

Several Horsham residents enjoyed 15 minutes of fame on Monday morning, with the Wimmera city featuring on popular breakfast television show, Sunrise.

Sunrise weather presenter Sam Mac has been running a virtual A to Z tour of Australia and Horsham represented the letter H.

Sallie Koenig led a campaign to get Horsham on the show under the banner ‘Horsham Helps’.

Mrs Koenig, one of several residents to appear on the program via video conference, said Horsham had a wonderful community that deserved to be celebrated.

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“That’s why we campaigned so hard,” she said.

“People need to come see our amazing sunsets, the Wimmera River and support our small businesses. 

“We just need something positive after all this sadness to get things happening again.”

The entire May 13, 2020 edition of The Weekly Advertiser is available online. READ IT HERE!