Asylum seeker wins award for ‘giving back’ to the community

By Leanne Younes
Updated June 22 2018 - 4:26pm, first published 3:02pm
HONOUR: Ballarat asylum seeker Neil Para accepts his community service award at Springvale on Wednesday night.
HONOUR: Ballarat asylum seeker Neil Para accepts his community service award at Springvale on Wednesday night.

Sri Lankan asylum seeker Neil Para has lived in Ballarat for five years and has done his best to “give back” to the community that has given him refuge.

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