Australia Day Awards and Citizenship Ceremony


Watch the Bundaberg Regional Council Australia Day Awards and Citizenship Ceremony, held on Tuesday morning 26 January 2021 at the Multiplex.

Bundaberg Regional Council Mayor Jack Dempsey said the region’s typical community spirit remained strong throughout 2020 which had proven to be a challenging year.

“As always our community has banded together through a difficult year and shown how resilient the Bundaberg Region is,” Mayor Dempsey said.

“I commend all award winners on their dedication to our community and their continued support throughout 2020.”

Award winners are selected by an independent committee made up of community members and Mayor Dempsey thanked them for their time in considering the nominations.

Visit here for details about the award winners.

About 90 people received their Australian citizenship certificates today.

Bundaberg Australia Day citizenship ceremony
Kelvin Ozoemelam and Chimamaka Chima-Ozoemelam at the Australia Day Citizenship Ceremony.