The annual Whitehorse Australia Day Civic Awards and the Sport and Recreation Australia Day Trophy are designed to recognise, acknowledge and promote the efforts of people and community clubs or groups who either live, work, study or participate in the Whitehorse community.
Nominations for the 2017 Australia Day Awards are open; nominations will NOW close at 5pm on Friday 11 November 2016.
Australia Day Awards 2016 Nomination Form Closing Date Extension (1.48MB)
Successful nominees will be invited via a letter in December 2016 to attend the awards ceremony to be held at the Whitehorse Civic Centre on Australia Day, Thursday 26 January 2017.
Three categories are available for nomination:
The Whitehorse Sport and Recreation Australia Day Trophy recognises sporting, recreation and community clubs and groups that have created opportunities for participation to benefit the broader Whitehorse community.
Past recipients of the awards reside, study, work or participate in the Whitehorse community, dedicating their lives to volunteering, fundraising or advocating for the community, and community groups or clubs that have provided outstanding community events or activities.
For more information on Australia Day Awards, call 9262 6333 and ask to speak to Rosemary Sheehan.
For more information on Australia Day Sport and Recreation Trophy, call 9262 6106 and ask to speak to the Parks Planning and Recreation Project Officer.
Council has acknowledged the work of some of Whitehorse’s most exceptional community members with its 2016 Whitehorse Australia Day Awards.
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