Australia Day Awards


Each year, Edward River Council celebrates and recognises outstanding contributions from local residents, volunteers and community groups through our annual Australia Day Awards.

Nominations for the 2019 Australia Day Awards have now closed. Award recipients were announced in January 2019.


  • Citizen of the Year;
  • Young Citizen of the Year;
  • Community Event or Initiative of the Year;
  • Senior Arts and Culture Award;
  • Junior Arts and Culture Award;
  • Senior Sports Award;
  • Junior Sports Award; and
  • The Bill Hermiston Memorial Landcare and Environment Award/ Environmental Citizen Award.

Honour Roll


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