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Nominate for 2018 Australia Day Awards

The 2018 Surf Coast Shire Australia Day Awards will be presented at the Australia Day celebrations in Anglesea and Torquay on 26 January. The community events are held in partnership with the Anglesea and Torquay Lions Clubs.

The awards are presented each year on behalf of the National Australia Day Council. They recognise local citizens and groups who make an extraordinary contribution to our local community. 

Nominations closed Friday 10 November 2017.

2017 award winners

Citizen of the Year:  Alison Marchant and Peter Spring (tie)

Young Citizen of the Year:  Phoebe Mitchell

Event of the Year:  Nightjar Festival

Past Recipients