2015 Australia Day Awards nominations

Published on 09 September 2014

2015 Citizen and Young Citizen Australia Day Awards

2015 Community Group/Event Australia Day Awards

The Loddon Shire Council is now receiving nominations for Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year, and Community Group/Event of the Year awards.  These awards are acknowledgement of outstanding Australians and community groups within the Loddon Shire.

The criteria and eligibility for these awards requires an outstanding achievement or contribution towards the values such as a fair go, a concern for the environment, desire for prosperity with a share for all, participation in sport, cultural diversity, the importance of strong community values and support systems and a keen sense that we have a contribution to make on the world stage. 

Please provide as much supporting information as you can, as this will assist the Committee in the evaluation of candidates.

If you have nominated a person or group/event in the past, which has been unsuccessful, please feel free to re-nominate them.

Nominations for the awards close on Friday 31 October 2014.  Nomination forms and further information may be obtained from the Shire Office at Wedderburn 54941200, may be downloaded from Australia Day awards (www.loddon.vic.gov.au) or by contacting Mrs Shannon Brown on 0429 380465 or email loddonausday@bigpond.com.