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Citizen of the Year Awards

2020 NOMINATIONS NOW CLOSED

Who makes a difference in our community ?

The Roxby Downs Australia Day Citizen of the Year Awards are proudly presented by the Roxby Downs Council.

The Awards recognise individuals and organisations that have made a noteworthy contribution during the current year, and/or given outstanding service over a number of years, to our local community over and above normal employment duties.
Outstanding contribution and community service include areas such as education, health, fundraising, voluntary services, business, sport, arts, the environment, or any other area that contributes to the advancement and well being of the Roxby Downs community.

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

Award Categories:
  • Citizen of the Year
    An individual that has made a significant contribution to the community of Roxby Downs.  An individual that is inspirational and a great role model for our community.   To be eligible, the person must be an Australian Citizen.
  • Young Citizen of the Year
    A young person that has made a significant contribution to the community of Roxby Downs.  An individual that is inspirational and a great role model for our community.  To be eligible, the person must be at least 16 years of age, but under 30, on 26 January 2021.
  • Community Event of the Year
    This is presented to the person/group who has staged the most outstanding community event during 2020.

Nominations are now open until close of business on Friday 20 November 2020.

Nomination forms are available from:

  • The Roxby Downs Council Office
  • The Community Library
  • The Dunes Cafe