Nominations open for Australia Day Awards 2023

Kiama Council

CMRI group with their Australia Day Awards in 2019

Mayor Neil Reilly has launched Kiama Council’s Australia Day Awards for 2023, encouraging people to nominate someone they know.

“Australia Day has changed over time as we grow to reflect on our history, its highs and lows, respect the stories of others and celebrate our nation, its achievements and most of all, our people,” Cr Reilly said.

“Our Australia Day Awards are a chance to celebrate those people, their stories, their achievements, and the part they play in our community, no matter how large or small.”

The Australia Day Awards are for:

• Australia Day Citizen Award

• Australia Day Young Citizen Award

• Australia Day Senior Citizen of the Year

• Community Group of the Year

Nomination forms are available online at:

Nominations must be submitted by Sunday 30 October.

Our Australia Day Awards and Citizenship Ceremony is being held at Gerringong Town Hall on Thursday 26 January 2023.

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