The call is out for Scenic Rim residents to nominate outstanding local citizens for the 2014 Australia Day Awards
The call is out for Scenic Rim residents to nominate outstanding local citizens for the 2014 Australia Day Awards.
The awards are held each year to acknowledge the significant contributions and achievements of local individuals and groups.
Mayor John Brent is encouraging residents to nominate a friend, family member, colleague, community leader or group who they believe deserves to be recognised.
“Our region is absolutely brimming with inspiring, hard working people whose commitment and passion for what they do embodies the community spirit of theScenic Rim.”
“It is up to the members of our community to nominate these unsung heroes so theymay be considered for an award and formally acknowledged for their great work.”
There are a number of categories open for nomination:
- Community Event of the Year
- Young Citizen of the Year
- Senior Citizen of the Year
- Citizen of the Year
- Cultural Award Junior
- Cultural Award Senior
- Sports Award Junior
- Sports Award Senior
Nominees and finalists will be invited to attend the Scenic Rim Australia Day Award Presentations in January 2014.
Nomination forms are available at all Council’s Customer Service Centres and Libraries or may be downloaded and submitted online
Nominations close Friday 15 November 2013.
For further information contact Council’s Events Officer, Christy Schloss, on 5540 5399.