Nominate someone for Ballina Shire Australia Day Awards

NOMINATIONS for the 2016 Ballina Shire Australia Day Awards are now open.

The Australia Day Awards program brings the community together each and every year to recognise and celebrate the outstanding achievements of community minded individuals and groups in the Shire.

People can be nominated across the following categories:

  • Young Citizen of the Year (30 years or under)
  • Senior Citizen of the Year (60 years or over)
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Sports Award (individual or team)
  • Arts/Cultural Award
  • Community Event of the Year

The Citizen of the Year award will be selected by the Australia Day Committee from all of the nominees.

Award Nomination Forms can be obtained online from Council's website or from Council's Customer Service Centre, 40 Cherry Street Ballina.

Nominations close on Sunday December 6 2015.


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