Australia Day Awards 2018

Nominations for the 2018 Citizen of the Year Awards

Each Australia Day, the Nhulunbuy Corporation hosts a Flag Raising and Citizenship Ceremony at the Nhulunbuy Aquatic Centre

At the event, the following Australia Day awards are announced;
• Citizen of the Year Award
• Young Citizen of the Year Award – aged 29 years or under
• Community Event of the Year Award

The awards are there to recognise individuals and groups who have contributed above and beyond to the community. Anyone can be honoured by receiving these awards, but someone must nominate them first

Nominate someone who you believe makes Nhulunbuy a better place to live, through an ongoing contribution or an outstanding effort during 2017

Nominations close on Friday 15 December 2017

Entry forms are available from the Nhulunbuy Corporation Head Office on 2/3 19 Westal Street, Nhulunbuy (Opposite the Nhulunbuy Aquatic Centre) or by emailing

Note: For the Young Citizen of the year award, the person nominated must be 29 years old or younger and for the Citizen of the year, the person must 29 years old or older on 26 January 2017. For all awards, the nominee must be a resident of the Nhulunbuy Township