Thornbury's Rae Kingsbury named East Timorese honorary consul

A long-time volunteer in East Timor, Thornbury resident Rae Kingsbury has been rewarded for her dedicated work by being named Honorary Consul in Victoria.

Ms Kingsbury represents the developing country to the state government and assists on official visits by dignitaries and officials. 

"As with many other Victorians, I have long been passionate about justice and freedom for the people of East Timor and, to the extent I have been able, contributed to helping achieve those outcomes," she said. 

Ms Kingsbury added that the role is a continuation of her lifelong commitment to social service.

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