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Train fanatic behind popular tourist attraction Tenterfield Railway Preservation Society Otway 'Geoff' Benson wins Order of Australia medal

Andrew Messenger
By Andrew Messenger
Updated January 27 2022 - 4:30am, first published January 25 2022 - 11:00am
SERIAL VOLUNTEER: Train fanatic Otway 'Geoff' Benson has been awarded an Order of Australia medal in the Australia Day list. Photo: supplied

Train fanatic and serial volunteer Otway 'Geoff' Benson has been awarded an Order of Australia medal in the Australia Day list.

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Andrew Messenger

Andrew Messenger

Northern Daily Leader journalist

Politics, environment and energy journalist at the Northern Daily Leader. I also write about health, bushfires and occasionally music. I'm a Brisbane boy by way of Charleville and Hobart who now lives in in beautiful New England. Get me at andrew.messenger@austcommunitymedia.com.au