Australia Day Awards

The Northern Grampians Shire Council assists the Australia Day Committee (Victoria) to celebrate Australia Day at the local level. Local government awards provide an important opportunity to acknowledge local achievers for their outstanding contributions. 

Australia Day 2019 Award Winners

Kara Kara Ward

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 Greg Murray, Citizen of the Year with Australia Day ambassador Maree Caldow.

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Chloe Freeman, Young Citizen of the Year with Mayor of the Northern Grampians Shire Council, Cr Kevin Erwin.

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Ross Torney, son of Senior Citizen of the Year winner Rene Torney with Australia Day ambassador Maree Caldow and Mayor, Cr Kevin Erwin.

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St Arnaud Hockey Club, Community Event of the Year.

Stawell, Central and South West Wards

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Cherelle Nicholson, Citizen of the Year with Australia Day ambassador Robert DiPierdomenico, Member for Ripon Louise Staley and Northern Grampians Shire Council Mayor, Cr Kevin Erwin.

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Bonnie Mellor, Young Citizen of the Year with Australia Day ambassador Robert DiPierdomenico, Member for Ripon Louise Staley and Northern Grampians Shire Council Mayor, Cr Kevin Erwin.

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John Chester, Local Hero with Australia Day ambassador Robert DiPierdomenico.

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Stawell Regional Health Hospital Auxiliary, Community Event of the Year with Australia Day ambassador Robert DiPierdomenico and Northern Grampians Shire Council Mayor, Cr Kevin Erwin.

 

 

Nominations for the 2020 Australia Day Awards open in October 2019.