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Australia Day

Nominations are now open for the region's annual Australia Day Awards for 2021

These awards provide the community with an opportunity to acknowledge and reward outstanding groups and individuals committed to improving the lifestyle experience in our region.  The award categories that have been chosen give our individual communities equal opportunity to nominate those who have made special contributions to their local community.  If someone has won an Australia Day Award in the last three (3) years, they are not eligible for nomination for that same category.

Award categories are as follows:

  • South Burnett Citizen of the Year
  • South Burnett Young Citizen of the Year
  • South Burnett Community Organisation of the Year
  • South Burnett Lifetime Achievement Award
  • South Burnett Volunteer of the Year
  • South Burnett Junior Cultural Award
  • South Burnett Senior Cultural Award
  • Local Achiever Award (Town & Rural)
  • South Burnett Junior Sportsperson
  • South Burnett Senior Sportsperson
  • South Burnett Sports Administrator/Coach/Official Award

Australia Day Local Achiever Nomination Form

Australia Day Major Categories Nomination Form

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The official awards ceremony will be held on the eve of Australia Day, Monday 25 January 2021 at the Wondai Town Hall.

There will be hard copies of the nomination forms available at Council Customer Service Centres and the libraries.

Closing date for nominations is 4:30pm Friday 13 November 2020.

 

Australia Day Events in the South Burnett 2020

For full details of events in the South Burnett please click here. - Details to come.

Previous South Burnett Australia Day Award Winners

Want to step back in time? Access previous South Burnett Australia Day Award Winners below: