Australia Day Awards

The 2022 Australia Day Awards recognise Townsville's unsung heroes.

The awards pay tribute to the special people in our community who have gone above and beyond to help improve the lives of others and contribute to a diverse, friendly and strong community.

This special person could be your neighbour, a friend or someone you have come across through your local school, church or community group. Whoever comes to mind, they are someone who works selflessly to help improve your life and the lives of others.

Nominate someone you know for one for the following awards:

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Arts and Culture Award
  • Community Volunteer Award
  • Senior Sports Award
  • Junior Sports Award
  • Environmental Excellence and Sustainability Award

Nominate here

Nominations close 8am Tuesday 14 December 2021.