Australia Day Awards

External Awards

Citizen of the Year Awards 2017 Australia Day council logo

 

Nominations for the 2019 Citizen of the Year awards are now open.

Do you know someone who makes the Light community a better place?

Each year the Citizen of the Year Awards are proudly presented by Light Regional Council with support from the Australia Day Council of South Australia. The awards recognise local individuals and groups who have made outstanding contributions to our community. 

Nominations can be made in four categories:

Awards will be presented at the Australia Day event on 26 January.  In 2019 the Wasleys community will host the Australia Day Breakfast event.

Nominate

To nominate an individual or group for the 2019 awards, read the Nomination Guidelines (see below) and complete the Australia Day Nomination Form (see below) Nomination Forms are also available from the libraries and council offices from 1st October annually.

Nominations should be forwarded to:

Email: light@light.sa.gov.au

Mail: PO Box 72 Kapunda SA 5373

In-Person: 93 Main St Kapunda OR 12 Hanson St Freeling

For more information, contact Lorinda Bayley, Community Development Officer on 8525 3200 or lbayley@light.sa.gov.au

Further details about the Citizen of the Year Awards program can be found on the website www.citizenoftheyear.com.au

Citizen of the Year Award Nomination Guidelines

Citizen of the Year Nomination Forms

Congratulations to our 2018 Australia Day Award winners!

The Citizen of the Year – Gavin Schuster

2018 Citizen of the Year Gavin Schuster

Young Citizen of the Year – Darcie Brown

2018 Young Citizen of the Year Darcie Brown

Community Project of the Year – Freeling ANZAC Park Memorial Garden (Freeling RSL sub-branch)

2018 Community Project of the Year Freeling ANZAC Park Memorial Garden

Community Event of the Year - 2017 Kapunda Show

2018 Community Event of the Year - Kapunda Show

Click to read Mayor Bill O'Brien's 2018 Australia Day Mayoral Address

   

 

 
 
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