City of Wollongong Australia Day Awards 2019
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City of Wollongong Australia Day Awards 2019

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Australia Day in the Gong. Australia Day Awards 2019. Nominate now!
Many people contribute to making Wollongong great. That contribution may be in terms of professional, sporting or academic achievement, community work, or as an inspirational role model.
 
Thank you to everyone who submitted an Australia Day nomination in one of the below categories.

Citizen of the Year

A person aged 24 and over, on 26 January 2019, who has made a noteworthy and outstanding contribution to the community of Wollongong, particularly over the last two years.

Senior Citizen of the Year

A person aged 65 and over, on 26 January 2019, has made a noteworthy and outstanding contribution to the Wollongong community, particularly over the last two years.

Young Citizen of the Year

A person aged 25 and under on 26 January 2019, who has made a noteworthy and outstanding contribution to our community, particularly over the last two years.

Arts & Cultural Award

A person who has influenced, or made the most valuable contribution to, the performing or visual arts or heritage over 2017 and 2018.

Community Group Award

A local volunteer, not-for-profit or service organisation based in the City of Wollongong which has made an outstanding contribution to the people of our community across 2017 and 2018.

Sports Award

A person who has influenced or made the most valuable contribution to the playing, coaching, management or promotion of at least one sport in our city in 2017 and 2018.

Outstanding Achievement or Innovation Award

A person has influenced or made the most innovative contribution to their endeavours, in such disciplines (but not limited to) science, technology, education and mathematics, research, medicine or the environment, across 2017 and 2018.

All nominees will be invited to the Australia Day Awards presentation dinner in January 2019.
 
Thanks to our Australia Day Award sponsor, the Fairy Meadow Community Bank Branch of Bendigo Bank
 

 
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