Australia Day Awards

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.

Nominations are now open for the 2021 Awards.  Nominations close on Friday 18 December 2020.

Download Nomination Form

Categories

Australia Day Citizen Award

The most outstanding Citizen for the local government authority.

Australia Day Young Citizen Award

The most outstanding Young Citizen for the local government authority. Nominees for this category must be 30 years of age or less on 26 January in the year of the award presentation.

The Community Event of the Year Award

Presented to the person/group who has staged the most outstanding community event during the year.

Presentation of the Awards

The Awards are to remain confidential until presentation by the Mayor at the Australia Day Celebrations held at Gladstone Square on 26 January.

Return of Forms

The closing date for nominations is 18 December 2020. Please attach supporting documentation to the completed nomination form and return in a sealed envelope marked confidential to:

Executive Assistant (Melanie Jenkins)
City Management
Port Augusta City Council
4 Mackay Street (PO Box 1704)
PORT AUGUSTA 5700