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About the Awards
The Edward River Council Australia Day Awards celebrate the achievement and contribution of individuals and community organisations in our region. Our Australia Day Awards are the highest honour Council can bestow to publicly acknowledge the many local heroes within our community, whose dedication and contributions may otherwise go unnoticed.
Australia Day Award recipients are determined by Council’s Australia Day Awards Assessment Panel. Award recipients are announced at Edward River Council’s Australia Day celebrations, held annually on 26 January, and presented with an Australia Day gift and certificate by the Mayor of Edward River Council.
All nominations are assessed and determined by Edward River Council’s Australia Committee. This Committee comprises:
How to Complete Your Nomination
Complete the selection criteria for your Award category. If required, you may provide any further details in a separate document as to why your Nominee should receive the Edward River Council Australia Day Award for which they are nominated.
Nominations that do not meet the eligibility and selection criteria or are not submitted on the official nomination form will not be considered. Late nominations are also considered ineligible.
You may also:
Please use BLOCK LETTERS when completing your nomination.
Submitting Your Nomination
Completed nominations should be returned to Edward River Council by close of business Monday 14 December 2020. Completed nominations can be submitted by:
Post: Australia Day Awards Assessment Panel
Edward River Council
PO Box 270
DENILIQUIN NSW 2710