Australia Day Awards 2020

5 Aug 2019 9:54 AM - Nominations open on 19 August 2019



Wentworth Shire Council’s Australia Day Awards celebrate the achievements and contributions of individuals and community organisation or groups within our region.


We want to recognise the outstanding service of residents who  have made a valuable contribution to our community.


Nominations will open on Monday August 19 2019 and close on Friday November 15 2019.


Recipients of these awards are announced by the Mayor at our official Australia Day celebrations on 26 January.


Award categories


Ø  Citizen of the Year

Ø  Young Citizen of the Year

Ø  Sportsperson of the Year

Ø  Young Sportsperson of the Year

Ø  Environmental Award (individual or groups)


Nomination Forms


Please download the selection criteria and nomination form from the link below.

Selection Criteria 

During the nomination period, you can obtain a copy of the form in the following ways:


Ø  Download online from this website here

Ø  By visiting one of our three (3) Service Centres

Ø  Call  us on 03 5027 5027 or email  at