Recognise a community champion and nominate them for a 2021 Bundaberg Regional Council Australia Day Award.
Bundaberg Region Mayor Jack Dempsey said nominations are now open, closing on November 20, 2020.
“Without doubt 2020 has been one of the most challenging years we have faced as a nation but in typical form the Bundaberg Region has banded together and shown its resilience,” Mayor Dempsey said.
“There’s no better time to focus on the positives and those people making a difference in our community.
“Whether it’s a tireless volunteer, hard working community group, outstanding business or the best community event of the year, let’s celebrate what makes our region great.”
Australia Day Awards are presented across four categories being Citizen of the Year, Senior Citizen of the Year, Junior Citizen of the Year and Community Group or Event of the Year.
Council’s annual Australia Day Awards recognise the actions and abilities of groups and individuals that have enhanced the social connectivity of our community through personal contribution or through an event that has added value and enjoyment to the lives of others.
Nominations will be reviewed by an appointed selection panel and all awards will be presented on Australia Day 2021.
Nominations can be completed online at bundaberg.qld.gov.au or hard-copy nominations can be collected from any Council Service Centre.
For more information about the Australia Day Awards please call Council on 1300 883 699 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Be inspired: Read about last year's award winners