Frank Deshon and Tullie McCumstie at this year's Balonne Shire Council Australia Day awards.
Frank Deshon and Tullie McCumstie at this year's Balonne Shire Council Australia Day awards. Balonne Shire Council

Nominate local heroes for shire's awards

AUSTRALIA Day might be three months away, but Balonne Shire Council is getting into the spirit early, calling for nominations for the annual awards.

The awards are an opportunity for the community to recognise, in a meaningful way, the achievements of individuals and organisations.

All residents or organisations in the Balonne shire area are eligible for an award.

This year the council invites nominations for the following awards:

Citizen of the Year Award (over 18 years)

Young Citizen of the Year Award (under 18 years)

Community Event Award

Community Service Award

Sport Achievement Medallion (over 18 years)

Sport Achievement Medallion (under 18 years)

Sport Achievement Medallion (administrator etc)

Cultural Achievement Medallion (over 18 years)

Cultural Achievement Medallion (under 18 years)

Nomination forms can be found on the council's website or be collected from the council office.

 

 

NOTE:

Nominations close on Friday, November 29 at 4pm.


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