Australia Day Award Nominations

Small Australian flags on Australia Day

1. Overview

Australia Day Awards were presented for the Queanbeyan-Palerang Local Government area at the respective Australia Day celebrations on 26 January 2022.

2. 2022 Award Recipients

Captains Flat

  • Citizen of the Year - Phil Dickson
  • Young Citizen of the Year - Liam Osborne-Russell
  • Community Event of the Year - Flaherty's Family Amusements

Braidwood

  • Citizen of the Year - Nick Fry
  • Young Citizen of the Year - Nelson Sargent
  • Community Event of the Year - Braidwood FM The Good People of Nerriga podcast

Bungendore

  • Citizen of the Year - Debbie Simms
  • Young Citizen of the Year - Cameron Miller
  • Community Event of the Year - Bungendore ANZAC Day dinner

Queanbeyan

  • Citizen of the Year - Christine Butler
  • Young Citizen of the Year - Joash Taufa'ahau
  • Community Event of the Year - Sleepbus®

You can read more about the recipients here.