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Palmerston Australia Day Awards

In Palmerston, our vision is ‘A Place for People’. The Palmerston Australia Day Awards acknowledge and recognise the selfless efforts of individuals and groups within our community who embrace this vision.

Nominations are open in the following categories for the 2021 Palmerston Australia Day Awards. 

Citizen of the Year

30 years or older as at 26 January 2021.

Consideration is given, but not limited to the following selection criteria:

  • Must be an Australian Citizen
  • Must reside in the Municipality of Palmerston
  • Has perform a service to the community
  • Is an inspiration role model for the Australian Community
  • Has shown achievements in community activities, academic, sporting, personal cultural, environmental and or social responsibility.

Young Citizen of the Year

Under 30 years as at 26 January 2021.

Consideration is given, but not limited to the following selection criteria:

  • Must be an Australian Citizen
  • Must reside in the Municipality of Palmerston
  • Has perform a service to the community
  • Is an inspiration role model for the Australian Community
  • Has shown achievements in community activities, academic, sporting, personal cultural, environmental and or social responsibility.

Community Event of the Year

This award is to recognise and encourage significant contributions to community life and to promote national pride and community responsibility within the Palmerston Municipality.

Consideration is given, but not limited to the following selection criteria:

  • Event has occurred in the Municipality of Palmerston
  • Raised funds for a community charity, event, or project
  • Was a successful project, event, or activity
  • Brought credit or recognition to a community through a cultural, environmental, or sporting achievement.

Please read the following criteria and eligibility requirements prior to completing the online nomination form. 

Nominate here

Nominations close 27 November 2020.