The Hawkesbury Australia Day Awards acknowledge outstanding citizens of the Hawkesbury. Several of the awards categories recognise long term commitment and significant one-off contributions to the Hawkesbury. Nominations are invited for individuals and community groups who address the selection criteria of one or more of the award categories. Nomination forms should provide as much details as possible to assist with the judging process. Nominations must address the applicable category criteria.
All nominees must meet the following essential criteria to be considered
must be residents of the Hawkesbury or non-residents must have significantly contributed to the Hawkesbury community.
have not previously received the award.
- Citizen of the Year
- Young Citizen of the Year
- Local Hero Award
- Volunteer of the Year
- Community Organisation of the Year
- Community Arts Award
- Cultural Heritage Award
- Environmental Award
- Commemorative Plaque
- Sports Person of the Year
- Junior Sports Person of the Year
- All abilities sports person of the year (all ages)
Nominations close: 1 November 2019.