Each year Northern Beaches Council celebrates and recognises outstanding contributions from local residents and events through our annual Australia Day Awards. 

2021 Awards

The call for nominations will open from Friday 11 September until Monday 9 November 2020

The Guidelines and Criteria for nominating must be read before commencing your nomination. 

To help you prepare to complete the nomination form, please view this list of the questions that you will be asked.


  • Citizen of the Year: No age restriction; one award to be granted
  • Senior Citizen of the Year: 65 years or older; one award to be granted
  • Young Citizen of the Year: Under 25 years; one award to be granted
  • Sportsperson of the Year: No age restriction; one award to be granted
  • Community Event of the Year: One award to be granted
  • Outstanding Community Service Award: No age restriction; up to 15 awards may be granted

More information

Please contact Natalie Watson on 02 8495 6602 for more information about the Australia Day Awards. 

Honour Roll

We congratulate our past Australia Day Award winners and thank them for the outstanding contributions they have made to the community.


Helpful Documents