Australia Day Citizen Awards, Young Citizen Awards and Community Event of the Year Award are presented annually to local citizens/groups who have made outstanding contributions to the community.
The Awards are provided by the Australia Day Council of South Australia and are administered by Local Government Authorities throughout the State on behalf of the Council.
Left: Mayor Sam Johnson and Suzanne Page. Right: Mayor Sam Johnson with Libby Harrison and Erin Heron (representing Port Augusta Junior Basketball Carnival)
Citizen of the Year – Suzanne Page
Certificates of Recognition – Paula Crombie, Pamela Porter
Young Citizen of the Year – No nominations received
Event of the Year – 2016 Port Augusta Junior Basketball Carnival
Certificates of Recognition – Apex Wharfest 2016, National Youth Week 2016, 2016 Port Augusta Billy Cart Derby, 2016 Port Augusta Golf Classic