The August Junior Gippstar Award Winner is Chloe Rees of Maffra for her achievements in her sport of Basketball. Chloe participated on the School Sports Australia Under 12 Basketball, where she was named Vice Captain. During this tournament the team played Western Australia, South Australia, Northern Territory. The team went onto play a final against NSW and a Gold medal game against QLD in which they won.
The August Open Gippstar Award Winner is Chris Holt of Traralgon for his achievements in his sport of Weightlifting. Chris recently returned from the Oceania and Commonwealth Masters Championships and Pacific Rim on the Gold Coast with a clean sweep of medals against the best in the world. He snatched a second gold in the over 80 Category and finished second overall. Well done Chris!