Above: Herminio Bautista, Cristina Urbano, Rachael Swansbra, Carol Petrie, Mayor Cathy Redding, Jithmy Perera, Sachini Perera and Pornsiri Prasertkaew.

The Narrabri Shire Council has welcomed seven new Australian citizens from three different nations.

The new citizens were born in Sri Lanka, Britain and the Philippines but are now pleased to officially call Australia home.

The citizenship ceremony was conducted by the Mayor Cathy Redding at last meeting of Narrabri Shire Council.