Australia Day Awards

Australia Day Awards

Nominations for the Australia Day Awards generally open in November each year. The following awards recognise the contribution of individuals, events, organisations and businesses to our community:

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Young Sportsperson of the Year
  • Community Event/ Community Organisation of the Year
  • Business of the Year
  • Employee of the Year

Nominations close in early December to be voted on at the December meeting of Council. Awards are presented at the District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula Australia Day celebration in Cummins.

Contact Council’s Executive Assistant on 8676 0400 during business hours for further information.

A list of all award recipients can be found here.

Details of more recent Australia Day Award winners are included in the Cummins ceremony's program: