Australia Day 2021 - Award Nominations


Nominations for Council's 2021 Australia Day Awards are open.

Do you know someone who has done something extraordinary who you feel needs to be recognised publicly?

Nominate in these categories:

  • Pyrenees Young Citizen of the Year
  • Pyrenees Citizen of the Year
  • Pyrenees Community Event of the Year

The closing date has been extended to 5pm Wednesday 2 December 2020


Winners will be announced on Australia Day, Tuesday 26 January 2020
at the Pyrenees Australia Day Ceremony in Trawalla  



  1. Please read the Guidelines(PDF, 421KB) to check for eligibility
  2. Complete the nomination form relevant to your nomination
  3. Submit the nomination 


This version is writeable and will be submitted using the 'submit' button through your email.  Download and save this version to your computer, then complete it.  When you have finished the form, save it then hit 'submit'. 

Citizen and Young Citizen of the Year(PDF, 2MB)

Community Event of the Year(PDF, 475KB)

In Person

These forms are for either downloading onto your computer to type in it or to download/print to hand write.  The completed nomination form can be lodged at the Beaufort Customer Service Centre, 5 Lawrence Street, Beaufort or Avoca Information Centre, High Street, Avoca. 

Citizen and Young Citizen of the Year(DOCX, 873KB)

Community Event of the Year(DOCX, 878KB)

By Mail

The nomination form can be posted to the Chief Executive Officer, Pyrenees Shire Council, 5 Lawrence Street, Beaufort Vic 3373



Winners in each category will be notified in late December 2020. Winners will be required to keep this information confidential. All winners will be invited to attend the Pyrenees Australia Day Awards ceremony on 26 January 2021 to accept their Award.



Please contact Jane Bowker on 1300 797 363 should you have any questions.