Nominations for Hawkesbury Australia Day Awards has now opened

Hawkesbury City Council is calling for nominations of outstanding local people for the 2021 Hawkesbury Australia Day Awards.

Community members can nominate in one or more of these categories:

Winners: 2020 Hawkesbury Australia Day Award Winners. Picture: Supplied.

Winners: 2020 Hawkesbury Australia Day Award Winners. Picture: Supplied.

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Local Hero Award
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Sportsperson of the Year
  • Junior Sportsperson of the Year
  • All Abilities Sportsperson of the Year
  • Community Arts Award
  • Cultural Heritage Award
  • Environmental Award
  • Community Organisation of the Year
  • Commemorative Plaque

The Hawkesbury Civic and Citizenship Committee is responsible for assessing all nominations received, with judging to take place in early December. The winners will be announced on Tuesday, 26 January 2021 at a special awards presentation.

Visit www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au/news-and-events/events/australiadayawards-nominationform-2021 for more information or to nominate someone - all nominations need to be completed online by 5pm Friday, 23 October 2020.

Unsuccessful nominations may also be resubmitted in subsequent years.

All nominees must be residents of the Hawkesbury or non-residents who have significantly contributed to the Hawkesbury community.

Visit Hawkesbury Events Facebook www.facebook.com/hawkesburyevents and Council's homepage www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au for event updates.

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