Australia Day Award Nominations Now Open
Mid-Western Regional Council Mayor Des Kennedy is calling on residents to put forward nominations for the 2020 Australia Day Awards.
“Throughout the year we often hear about people going out of their way to improve our community and we’re really looking forward to recognising them formally,” Cr Kennedy said.
Contributions come in all forms, with the 2019 Mid-Western Region Citizen of the Year, Glenn Box recognised for his for his contribution to local fundraising including Can Cruise and the 200 Bales initiatives.
“There is a category to suit all achievements from sports to the arts and community,” Cr Kennedy said.
“It’s very easy to nominate and can be done online via Council’s website or if you’d prefer complete a nomination form available at Council’s Customer Service Centres or libraries.”
Outstanding achievements, contributions towards the community, sporting achievements and a strong support of community values are the basis of the 2020 Mid-Western Regional Council Australia Day Awards.
Nominees must be Australian citizens and must reside within the Mid-Western Regional Council area.
Nominations close on 29 November 2020.
Mid-Western Regional Council’s Australia Day Celebrations will take place at Rylstone Showground, Sunday, 26 January 2020.
Consultation has concluded.