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FASHION FIRST

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An expanded Brisbane Fashion Festival is already proving a hit. The shows will be joined by a new “off the runway” program, including a series of Margot McKinney High Teas hosted by the Museum of Brisbane and the retail driven Fashion Friday, offering styling workshops and giveaways on the Queen St Mall. It comes as Gina Rinehart throws her support behind the festival for the first time, presenting the Hancock Prospecting Next Gen Group Show, which will be opened by Myrrdah and Jarawee in a bid to celebrate First Nations fashion and creativity.

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Special events add sparkle to the 2022 Brisbane Fashion Festival program

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Brisbane Fashion Festival has unveiled an expanded new program of glamorous off-site events and runway shows, set to take place inside a mammoth clear marquee in King George Square. It comes as Gina Rinehart throws her support behind the festival for the first time, presenting the Hancock Prospecting Next Gen Group Show, which will be opened by Myrrdah and Jarawee in a bid to celebrate First Nations fashion and creativity.

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Tokyo 2020 medallists shine bright at Hancock Prospecting rower of the year awards

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Australia’s Olympic champion rowing crews – the men’s and women’s fours – have won their respective male and female crew of the year awards at Rowing Australia’s 2021 Hancock Prospecting Rower of the Year Awards. “I’m honoured to receive the Gina Rinehart rowing leadership award for Rowing Australia and for our performances in 2021. I’m absolutely chuffed to receive this award, it’s a huge honour,” Cameron said. “I wouldn’t have been able to achieve what I did last year with my three other crewmates in Tokyo without the help and support of Mrs Rinehart. To receive this award is truly memorable and it will go right next to my Olympic bronze medal as a highlight of my career. Rowing Australia CEO Ian Robson said: “We congratulate and thank all the athletes, coaches, administrators and volunteers for all their hard work and sacrifice. Particularly the families and friends and club communities who have supported unconditionally the dreams and aspirations of all of our Olympic and Paralympic athletes.

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Rowing Australia celebrates a stellar year!

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Rowing Australia held their annual awards gala in Penrith, NSW, March 11th, to celebrate the successes of the rowers and their coaches. And what a year to celebrate after an amazing performance in Tokyo by our rowers! One of Australia’s rowers best Olympic performances in history. Hancock Prospecting and Mrs. Gina Rinehart send a heartfelt congratulations to all of this evening’s winners, and a big thank you to president Rob Scott.

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Hancock Prospecting sponsors Australian Olympic Team in ‘change-making’ deal

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AOC President, John Coates, commented: “This is a major commitment to Australian sport. We welcome and thank Mrs Gina Rinehart and Hancock Prospecting for this investment. On the eve of farewelling our Team to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games, the timing is perfect.
“There is no coincidence that the strong support of Mrs Gina Rinehart for many of our athletes in Tokyo yielded excellent results. There were so many golden moments and success in the pool, our rowers had a wonderful Games, as did our beach volleyballers.”

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Swimming WA’s Nights of Nights…and a celebration of a 30 year partnership!

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Warmest congratulations to you all. I was certainly cheering even a bit more so seeing my fellow west Aussies win their medals! There are very few people who can say they have represented their country internationally, against the world’s best, so you have every reason after your immensely hard work, to be proud of yourselves – I know everyone in this room is. As is our company, Hancock prospecting, who has joined with me, for the last 30 years wanting to support w a swimming.

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Perth’s Parkerville Children and Youth Care‘s annual Charity Lunch – sponsored by Hancock Prospecting 

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Hancock Prospecting was again delighted to join as major sponsor of the event for the fifth year, following Executive Chairman Mrs. Gina Rinehart’s long term private support.
Mrs. Rinehart and on behalf of the Hancock Prospecting Group, thank all the volunteers and all those attending and supporting Parkerville.  We wish Parkerville every success in raising more funds, and for their ongoing endeavours to help make a difference to these children and their mothers.

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‘Overwhelming support’: how mingling with mayor raised an eye-watering sum for DV support

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“This is the beginning of a new future for the women and families in need of help right here in Noosa and we are determined for permanent, positive change to start today,” Ms Falla said. Patron of the event, Noosa Mayor Clare Stewart, said it was an enormous effort.“Last Saturday night we spoke up and the community stood up. I have never been prouder.” Many identities supported the cause, including mining magnate Gina Rinehart and Olympic swimming legend Dawn Fraser.

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