Local Woolgrowers recognised at Milan Fashion Week

MILAN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 23: Cate Blanchett (C) poses with Australian woolgrowers Richard Weatherly, Jenny Weatherly, Vanessa Dunbabin and Matt Dunbabin, winners of the Eco Stewardship Award, at The Green Carpet Fashion Awards Italia 2018 at Teatro Alla Scala on September 23, 2018 in Milan, Italy. Pic Credit: Dave Benett

Local woolgrowers Vanessa and Matt Dunbabin graced the green carpet at Milan Fashion Week recently. Vanessa and Matt, owners of Bangor at Dunalley, were recognised for their sustainable production of wool at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards. Alongside another wool growing family, the Weatherly’s of NSW, Vanessa and Matt took to the stage in the famous opera house La Scala to receive the Eco-Stewardship Award, presented by Australian actress Cate Blanchett.  

Read more … Sorell Times & Tasman Gazette.

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