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Australia Day in Griffith - Friday 26 January 2018

Celebrating Australia Day in Griffith commences with the Traditional Ausralia Day Breakfast early in the morning at Pioneer Park Museum with the Australia Day Award and Citizenship Ceremony following later in the morning.

Nominations for the 2017 Australia Day Awards will open in October 2017 with details listed on this website.

Australia Day Awards Categories:

Citizen of the Year

Junior Citizen of the Year

Young Citizen of the Year

Community Project of the Year

Junior Sportsperson of the Year

Senior Sportsperson of the Year

Sports Team of the Year

The winner(s) of every category will be announced at the Awards Ceremony on Australia Day.

For information about Griffith’s Australia Day Awards, please contact Griffith City Council on 02 6962 8100.

Past Winners

2016

 

Junior Citizen of the Year  
Young Citizen of the Year Megan Beecher
Citizen Of The Year   Giovanni (John) Casella
Community Project Of The Year   Stars of Griffith - Dance for Cancer
Junior Sportsperson Of The Year Nathan Rowley
Senior Sportsperson Of The Year Peter Budd
Team Of The Year     Hanwood Football Club - U12's Team
Club Person Of The Year - Dual      Matt Curran and Mark Feltracco
Overall Sportsperson Of The Year Nathan Richards

2015

Junior Citizen of the Year Claire Murray
Young Citizen of the Year Alexandra Cox
Citizen Of The Year   Sheila Brady
Community Project Of The Year   Care Alert – Lions Club of Griffith
Junior Sportsperson Of The Year Sally Groat – Dressage
Senior Sportsperson Of The Year Carmela Naseby - Karate
Team Of The Year     Griffith Golf Club Ladies Holden Scramble Team
Club Person Of The Year        Peter Budd – Cycling
Overall Sportsperson Of The Year Glen Castellaro - Shooting

2014

Junior Citizen Of The Year Emily Adamson
Young Citizen Of The Year  Sarah Davies
Citizen Of The Year  Michelle Bordignon
Community Event Of The Year  Real Juice Citrus Sculptures
Junior Sportsperson Of The Year  Eliza Ammendolia
Senior Sportsperson Of The Year Steve McLean
Team Of The Year Griffith Soccer Club - Under 13's Country Cup Team
Club Person Of The Year   Trevor Harrison
Overall Sportsperson Of The Year Eliza Ammendolia