Nominations closing soon: Cardinia Shire’s Australia Day Awards 2019

Published: 16 November 2018

Nominations for the Australia Day Awards 2019 close next Sunday 25 November 2019.

This is your last chance to nominate individuals and community events that make an outstanding contribution to our local community.

 The Cardinia Shire Australia Day Awards 2019 are an important way of recognising the local champions living in our community. This is valuable program and we encourage our community to nominate now, so they can be considered for a local award.

Award categories include:

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Senior Citizen of the Year
  • Community Event of the Year

Australia Day Awards are presented by the Mayor at a special event on Australia Day, 26 January 2019. A citizenship ceremony will also be held, followed by activities for families.

A number of Australia Day celebrations are coordinated across Cardinia Shire. To nominate, and for more information about Australia Day events closer to the date, go to