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Nominations Open for 2017 Australia Day Awards

Do you know someone who makes a real difference in our community? This is your chance to nominate an organisation or individual who has made a noteworthy contribution to the local community.

Nominations are now open for:

  • Citizen of the Year  - to be eligible, the person must be an Australian citizen.
  • Young Citizen of the Year - to be eligible, the person must be an Australian citizen under 30 years of age on January 26, 2017.
  • Community Event of the Year - this is presented to the person/group who has staged the most outstanding community event during the past year.
  • Active Ageing Initiative of the Year – Presented to the person or group who has created the most outstanding ageing initiative to support City of Unley residents aged 60 years and over during the year.


Nominations close at 5pm on Friday, 18 November 2016. Award recipients will be announced at our Australia Day Celebrations on 26 January 2017.

Download a Nomination Form or visit the Citizen of the Year webpage to nominate online.