Australia Day Awards
Nominations for the 2015 Sunshine Coast Australia Day Awards are now open.
Council holds annual Australia Day Awards. These awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of individuals and groups in the region.
Nominate now, if you know a person, community group or organisation worthy of an award. Help us recognise their efforts in making the Sunshine Coast a better place.
Other ways to nominate
- Downloadable entry kit
- Hard copy entry kits available from council customer service centres, libraries and venues
Nominations close 5.00 pm on 12 December 2014.
2014 award winners
The 2014 Sunshine Coast Australia Day Award winners were:
- Citizen of the Year Award: David Dangerfield, Palmwoods.
- Young Citizen of the Year Award (tied result): Bindi Irwin, Beerwah, and Samara Welbourne, Buddina.
- Senior Citizen of the Year Award: Greg McKean, Pelican Waters.
- Creative Award: Steven McLeish, Landsborough.
- Community – Group or Organisation Award: Queensland Air Museum, Caloundra.
- Environment Award: Eumundi Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre Inc..
- Sport and Recreation Award: Tim Sheridan, Bli Bli.
Congratulations to all nominees and winners of the awards.
Please note: This webpage contains documents in PDF format. If you would like to receive a copy of any of these documents in another format, please contact council's customer service centre.