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COTY 2018 

Nominations have now closed.  Thank you to all who nominated.

We look forward to announcing the award recipients at the Australia Day BBQ on Saturday 26 January 2019.  Watch the Roxby Council and Roxbylink Facebook pages for more info.


 Nominations open Monday 12 November 2018 and close Friday 7 December 2018


The Awards reward and recognise individuals and organisations that have made a noteworthy contribution during the current year, and/or given an outstanding service over a number of years, to a local community over and above normal employment duties.

Outstanding contribution and community service includes areas such as; education, health, fund-raising, charitable and voluntary services, business, sport, arts, the environment, or any other area that contributes to the advancement and wellbeing of a community.  We are also looking for the quiet achievers in the community - people who are always helping out, contributing, playing their part but not necessarily in the public eye.



  • Citizen of the Year Award - To be eligible, the person must be an Australian Citizen.

  • Young Citizen of the Year Award - To be eligible, the person must be an Australian Citizen aged over 16 years and under 30 years of age on January 26, 2019

  • Community Event of the Year Award - This is presented to the person/group who has staged the most outstanding community event during the past year.


Nominate someone who makes a real difference in our community and give them the opportunity to be rewarded and recognised for their important contribution.



Printable form - Australia Day Awards Nomination Form(184 kb)

Forms are also available from the Roxby Downs Council, Roxbylink Community Library and Smokemart in the Roxby Central Mall. 

Online form - scroll down to submit your nomination online.


Further information is available at :  Australia Day Citizen of the Year Awards


Submit your nomination by 5pm Friday 7 December 2018 so that special person or event in our community can be recognised for outstanding effort.



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6 Richardson Place

Roxby Downs SA 5725

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PO Box 124

Roxby Downs SA 5725

Phone: (08) 8671 0010

Fax: (08) 8671 0452

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Roxby Downs South Australia