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. 

Do you know someone who deserves to be acknowledged?

View the Australia Day Nomination Form and Guidelines (PDF). You can print and submit a hard copy of the nomination form (PDF), or complete an online nomination form.

Nominations close 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