Australia Day Citizen of the Year Awards 2018
Do you know someone who makes our community a better place?
The awards reward and recognise individuals and organisations that have made a noteworthy contribution to our community in 2017. They also recognise outstanding service over a number of years to our community over and above normal employment duties.
Outstanding contribution and community service includes areas such as education, health, fundraising, charitable and voluntary services, business, sport, arts, the environment or any other area that contributes to the advancement and wellbeing of the community.
Please nominate someone or an event which has made a positive contribution to the Roxby Downs community and provide the opportunity to acknowledge the contributions of these people and events.
The winners will be recognised at a special ceremony at the Australia Day Breakfast at theRoxbylink pool on Friday, 26 January 2018.
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 under 30 years of age on January 26, 2018.
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.
How to nominate:
Nomination form: Australia Day Citizen of the Year nomination form(1421 kb)
Nomination forms are also available from the Roxby Downs Community Hub, Smokemart, Roxbylink Library, Council Office.
Nomination forms can be lodged in the nomination box at the Council Office on Richardson Place, emailed to Kerrie.Thomas@roxbycouncil.com.au or posted to:
Australia Day Citizen of the Year Awards Private and Confidential
PO Box 124
Roxby Downs SA 5725
Award Nominations are open until close of business Wednesday 6th December 2017Nominations will be considered under strict confidence. Please note that no awards will be made should the assessment panel not view the nominees or event as meeting the high standard of criteria under the Australia Day Council guidelines.
Visit the website: www.citizenoftheyear.com.au for more information on the awards, including past winners.