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

This is a wonderful opportunity to acknowledge someone you know who has made an outstanding contribution to community life on the Northern Beaches. 

No contribution is too small - we aim to acknowledge our local heroes.

Do you know someone who has made a difference in the community? Nominate them for one of the 2019 Australia Day Awards.


  • Citizen of the Year (16 years or older)
  • Senior Citizen of the Year (65 years or older)
  • Young Citizen of the Year (16 to 25 years)
  • Sportsperson of the Year
  • Community Event of the Year
  • Outstanding Community Service Award (15 awards)

How to Nominate

Prior to submitting a nomination, review the nomination guidelines and category specific criteria.

To nominate someone for an award, please download the interactive PDF nomination form and print and complete.

OR complete it electronically: 

  1. Save the document to your computer 
  2. Type in your answers
  3. Save again


Once you've completed the nomination form please submit via: 

Nominations close: 5pm Monday 19 November 2018.

More information

Please call the Events Team on 9976 1752.