Australia Day Awards

Nominations for 2020 Awards are now OPEN!

Each year the District Council of Mount Remarkable invites nominations from citizens, community groups and organisations for the District Council of Mount Remarkable Australia Day Awards. The awards aim to recognise outstanding achievement during the past year and/or contribution to the local community over a number of years.

Please use the following Nomination Form and Guidelines for nominating out of the four categories available:

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Community Event of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year and
  • Junior Citizen of the Year

Nomination and Guidelines Form

WHO CAN BE NOMINATED?

Citizen of the Year

An Australian citizen who resides in the District Council of Mount Remarkable.

Young Citizen of the Year

A young citizen 17 years to under 30 years of age on 26 January 2020 who resides in the District Council of Mount Remarkable.

Junior Citizen of the Year

A junior citizen under 17 years of age on 26 January 2020 who resides in the District Council of Mount Remarkable.

Community Event of the Year

Presented to the person/group who has staged the most outstanding community event during the past year in the District Council of Mount Remarkable.

2019 Awards

The 2019 awards were awarded to the following:

Citizen of the Year: Barry Zander

Young Citizen of the Year: Pheobe Storey

Community Event of the Year: 'Diggers from the Dust' Book Launch