Kempsey Shire Council Australia Day Awards
2019 nomination form

Australia Day 2019 Award nominations open

It is very important that we recognise and acknowledge the contributions individuals and community groups make to the fabric of our community.

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Kempsey Shire Council is now calling for nominations for the 2019 Australia Day Awards.

Awards will be presented in four categories:

  • Citizen of the Year where they are at least 27 years old on 26 January 2019
  • Young Citizen of the Year where they are between the ages of 12 and 26 on 26 January 2019
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Community Group of the Year

You can download a nomination form, contact Customer Services on 6566 3200 or complete on online form. You can also mail your form to Australia Day Awards, Kempsey Shire Council, PO Box 3078, West Kempsey NSW 2440 or deliver it to the Customer Service Centre.

Nominations will close 4:30pm, Friday 30 November 2018.

The 2019 Awards will be presented at the Slim Dusty Centre on Australia Day Eve, Friday 25 January 2019.

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Nomination for:


To be eligible nominees must be an Australian citizen, 27 years and over on 26 January 2019 and may have made contributions to either (or a combination of): community service, sporting achievement, cultural or artistic achievement, scholarly achievement, special achievements, involvement in charities and fundraising.


To be eligible nominees must be an Australian citizen aged 12 to 26 years on 26 January 2019 and may have made contributions to either (or a combination of): community service, sporting achievement, cultural or artistic achievement, scholarly achievement, special achievements, involvement in charities and fundraising.


To be eligible nominees must demonstrate an outstanding contribution to our community through volunteering in areas as diverse as emergency response, providing support to those who are disadvantaged or elderly, growing the arts, historical and cultural connections, environment, working within schools and sporting clubs, and ensuring that our towns and villages grow and prosper.


To be eligible nominated groups must have delivered an outstanding contribution in an area such as community service, sporting, cultural, artistic or environmental activities.


I would like to nominate:
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Is the nominee an Australian citizen?


Persons who may be contacted for further information

Reason for nominating – how has the person/organisation contributed to the community?

outlining the nominee’s background, achievements and reason for being nominated which may include:

  • Community service
  • Scholarly achievement
  • Awards and nominations received
  • Contribution to local employment
  • Sporting achievement
  • Special achievements e.g. acts of bravery, kindness
  • Contributions to the local environment
  • Contribution to local education
  • Cultural or artistic achievement
  • Involvment with charities and fundraising
  • Contributions to Aboriginal people
  • Years of service

Details of person submitting this nomination
 
 

Nominations close at 4:30pm on Friday, 30 November 2018