Australia Day Awards

To celebrate Australia Day, Council runs the Citizen of the Year awards program annually.

The aim of the awards is to recognise outstanding contributions to the local community and to highlight the importance and significance of Australia Day.

Nominations are accepted in the following categories, with awards presented on January 26 at local Australia Day events.

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Sportsperson of the Year
  • Young Sportsperson of the Year
  • Community Event of the Year
  • Community Group of the Year
  • Arts/Cultural Award (person or group)

Nominations are now open and close on November 5 2021.