Local Facebook page Bendigo Have Your Say has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. at the 2019 World Press Freedom Day global conference in Addis Ababa on Monday.

The page has recently past 30,000 members and has created a community of goodwill like it’s Christmas.

After it was announced, comments included:

  • I love this group and how everyone cares for each other. No wonder it won.
  • The most caring and respectful page on Facebook. Congrat’s
  • This page is so inspirational. It makes my day.
  • Great to see this happen on a page that’s courteous and polite to each other.
  • I found Jesus through this page. No wonder they won.

“We are very lucky to receive this award on behalf of our members who treat each other with the love and respect that they want for themselves. Also, the members are great at parking” page admins said.