Devenish sends 2021 off in style

Waiting for Santa to arrive: Children in Devenish at the town’s Christmas celebration. Photo by Contributed

The small town of Devenish celebrated the holiday season in December with a Christmas party in the local park.

Benalla Rural City Citizen of the year for 2021, June Howard, said it was a relaxed atmosphere and everyone had a great time.

“What a glorious evening it was,” Ms Howard said.

Festive: Some of the Devenish community’s Christmas decorations. Photo by Contributed

“(We had music) from the Rose City Band, Father Christmas was there and everyone enjoyed a community barbecue.”