Do you know someone who makes your community a better place?

The 2020 Australia Day Awards reward and recognise individuals and organisations that have made a noteworthy contribution during the current year, and/or give an outstanding service over a number of years, to a local community over and above normal employment duties.

Outstanding contribution and community service includes areas such as; education, health, fundraising, charitable and voluntary services, business, sport, arts, the environment, or any other area that contributes to the advancement and wellbeing of a community.

The recipient will be a resident of the Shire of Campaspe and one whose achievements in service for others has had a significant influence in the local community or has made an outstanding achievement in an appropriate field of endeavour. This could be in the origination of an idea, the organisation or completion of community projects.


  • Citizen of the Year Award
  • Young Citizen of the Year Award
  • Sportsperson/Team of the Year
  • Junior Sportsperson/Team of the Year
  • Community Event/Group of the Year Award
  • Arts Person/Group of the Year

To view all the details, click here to download the electronic nomination form.

Additionally, printed copies of the nomination form are available at council Customer Service Centres and can be downloaded by clicking here.

Nominations close Friday, 6 December 2019.