Australia Day Awards 2022

Award Nominations now open

Northern Beaches Council would like to encourage you to nominate a person or an event deserving recognition in the 2022 Northern Beaches Australia Day Awards.

If you know someone who goes above and beyond in their field of service/sport, whether it be community or animal welfare, through their volunteering, their sport or through their projects; please take the time to make them feel appreciated for their contribution.

Nominating someone is easier than ever through our new online portal, and I am available to assist if you need any assistance to do this or have any questions.


  • Citizen of the Year
  • Senior Citizen of the Year (65 years and over)
  • Young Citizen of the Year (under 25 years)
  • Outstanding Community Service Awards
  • Sportsperson of the Year
  • Community Event of the Year

Here is a list of last year’s 20 award winners for an understanding of the broad range of achievements and services these awards can honour.

To see the guidelines and criteria and to nominate, please visit Council’s website.

Helpful documents

More information

Please contact Natalie Watson on 02 8495 6602 or for more information about the Australia Day Awards.

Honour Roll

We congratulate our past Australia Day Award winners and thank them for the outstanding contributions they have made to the community.

Read more detail about the award recipients.


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