Australia Day Awards


The Edward River Council Australia Day Awards celebrate the achievements of individuals who inspire us through their accomplishments in service to our community, culture and sports, and challenge us to make our contribution to a better Edward River region and a better Australia.

Nominations are now open for these awards in 2020 across the following categories:

  • 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.

You can nominate a deserving individual or organisation for a 2020 Edward River Australia Day Award by completing and submitting the 2020 Edward River Australia Day Award Nomination form(PDF, 342KB)

This form contains further information about each Award category and the general conditions of entry for these awards, as well as the nomination assessment and Award selection process.

Award recipients will be announced at Edward River Council's Australia Day celebrations, held Sunday, 26 January 2020.

Nominations close Friday, 13 December 2019.

Honour Roll


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