2017 Media Releases

Call for Nominations: 2018 Willoughby Australia Day Awards

09 November 2017

Willoughby City Council is seeking nominations for the 2018 Willoughby Australia Day Awards, to be presented at the Australia Day Ceremony on Friday 26 January at The Concourse Civic Pavilion, Chatswood.

Each year, the people of Willoughby are invited to nominate fellow residents, colleagues, students or community members for the awards. The awards aim to recognise outstanding achievement and/or contribution to the local community.

There are three award categories:


  • Citizen of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Cultural and Community Building


The Awards nomination form and guidelines are available at willoughby.nsw.gov.au and nominations will close at 5pm, Friday 17 November 2017.

“If you know someone who is active in the Willoughby community and demonstrates an exceptional commitment towards making our community a better place to live, work and play, help them receive the recognition they deserve by nominating them for a Willoughby Australia Day Award,” said Willoughby Mayor, Gail Giles-Gidney.

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For non media related enquiries contact Willoughby City Council on 9777 1000 or email@willoughby.nsw.gov.au