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2023 Australia Day Awards

By September 26, 2022No Comments2 min read

Australia Day nominations for 2023 are now open!

Nominations are now open for the South Burnett region’s annual Australia Day Awards for 2023. The awards will be presented on Sunday 22 January 2023 at the Nanango Showgrounds.

These awards allow equal opportunity across the entire South Burnett to recognise the invaluable work being done by the many local community groups and individuals.

Award nominations will be judged by a panel of people drawn from throughout the South Burnett.

Award categories are as follows:

  • South Burnett Citizen of the Year
  • South Burnett Young Citizen of the Year
  • South Burnett Junior Cultural Award
  • South Burnett Senior Cultural Award
  • South Burnett Junior Sportsperson
  • South Burnett Senior Sportsperson
  • South Burnett Sports Administrator/Coach/Official Award
  • South Burnett Community Organisation of the Year
  • South Burnett Volunteer of the Year
  • South Burnett Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Local Achiever Award (Town & Rural)


For further information regarding Australia Day in the South Burnett contact Council’s Executive Services team on 4189 9100 or email

Download forms below or visit the SBRC website for more information.

Download nomination form – Local Achiever

Download nomination form – Major categories