Who can be nominated for Citizen of the Year?

A person (over 25 years) for contribution to the community, taking into account individual acts of compassion, generosity, bravery, or other similar characteristics.


Who can be nominated for Young Citizen of the Year?

A person (aged 16-25 years) for contribution to the community or other significant achievement/s.


What is the eligibility criteria from Community Event of the Year?

An event which contributes to the community in some way or raises the profile of the Mid-Western Regional Council.

Who can be nominated for the Glen Johnston Memorial Award – Arts & Music?

A person (of any age) who has made a contribution to the arts or music  community in any field whether by participation or administration.  This is intended for non-professionals.

Who can be nominated for the Sports Award?

A Sports person (of any age) taking into account performance, approach to sport or contribution to the advancement of sport.


What is the criteria for Wall of Reflections?

A deceased resident or pioneer of the Mid-Western Regional Council area who has contributed to the community, in any field or endeavour.


Who can be nominated for the Volunteer Services Award?

A person or group who volunteers their time and energy in ways that benefit our community.