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Australia Day Celebrations

Nominate Now: Australia Day Awards

Who makes a real difference in your community?

On Australia Day, we recognise the outstanding achievements of community members and local heroes through the City of Playford Australia Day Awards. These awards acknowledge the valued work and commitment of our heroes who give generously of their time and expertise to help others.

Being nominated for an Australia Day Award is a great honour and is a wonderful opportunity to pay tribute to someone who makes you proud to be Australian.

Help us to recognise and award these people and groups that you believe make the City of Playford a great place to live, work, play, build… and grow!

Award Categories  

Citizen of the Year: For nominees aged 30 and over.

Young Citizen of the Year: For nominees aged 29 and under.

Community Group or Initiative of the Year: For nominees who solely or primarily support the Playford community. Community initiative may be a project, event or other initiative held entirely or primarily in Playford.

Sports Club of the Year: For nominees that are solely located in the City of Playford (not including games and matches).

Community Group of the Year: For nominees who solely or primarily support the Playford community. Community initiative may be a project, event or other initiative that was held in Playford.

Eligibility  

Individuals must be Australian citizens who live in the City of Playford

Community groups or organisations must be based locally and primarily support the Playford community

Groups and individuals are not eligible for nomination if they:

  • have previously received an award in the same category, by the City of Playford, in the preceding 10 years (individuals)
  • have previously received an award for the same initiative, by the City of Playford, in the preceding 10 years (groups)
  • are a sitting state or federal politician, current vice-regal officer or an Elected Member of Council
  • a member of the City of Playford Civic Events Committee, or the representative of a member organisation on the Committee.

 

How to nominate

Nominations are now open.

Nominate online here: https://www.citizenoftheyear.com.au/nominate/

Or download a nomination form Australia Day Awards 2019 - Nomination Form(904 kb).

Nominations must be received by 9 November 2018

 

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