Keith Lipshut was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in 2010 for his services to the community as a General Practitioner.
Keith’s services to the community have not been limited to his work as a GP. He is a Life Member of the Tennis Club and a life-long member of the Racing Club and Golf Club.
He has had a 50 year association with Legacy for which he was recently recognised by the Wangaratta/Myrtleford Legacy Group. Keith also held the position of Medical Officer of Health for the local Shire for many years, and was a founding member of Neil Stewart House, a facility set up by Uniting Care to provide support for dementia patients and their families. The Red Cross Blood Bank was another beneficiary of Keith’s support during his 67 years of medical practice in and around Wangaratta.