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Kiama Council’s Australia Day Awards nominations open


Kiama Mayor Mark Honey has launched Kiama Council’s Australia Day Awards for 2022, encouraging people to nominate someone they know.

“This is a close-knit community, a place people care about, a place where people care for each other, and a place where people contribute.”

“The local Australia Day Awards allow us to recognise those people that play a part, large or small, in our community,” Councillor Honey said.

The Australia Day Awards are for:

  • Australia Day Citizen Award
  • Australia Day Young Citizen Award
  • Australia Day Senior Citizen of the Year
  • Community Group of the Year

Nomination forms are available online at:

Nominations must be submitted by 4.00pm, Friday 12 November.

The Awards will be presented on Australia Day, Wednesday 26 January 2022.

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