Australia Day Awards

Nominate today!

Mackay Regional Council Australia Day Awards pay tribute to individuals and groups who have made significant contributions to their local community and/or achieved exceptional results in sporting, or cultural endeavours.

Fill out the form below to nominate an individual or group for an Australia Day Award. You can also download a hardcopy version of the form and return it to one of our client service centres.

Everyone who nominates goes into the draw to win two nights’ accommodation at Mantra Club Croc Airlie Beach, including breakfast, thanks to Southern Cross Austereo.

Applications close Sunday, January 6.

IMPORTANT: Please ensure you provide a current mailing and email address for yourself and the person you are nominating as you will receive an important letter/email from council closer to Australia Day.

Application form

Major Award (optional)
Citizens must be over the age of 26 years and young citizens must be under the age of 26 years on January 26, 2019.
Award Categories

Nominee details

Date of Birth (only for citizen of the year nomination)

Nominator details

How did you hear about the Australia Day nominations?

Summary of nomination


Please include as much information as possible to assist our judging panel.
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