Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Australia Day Awards Australia Day Awards

Cassowary Coast Regional Council invites the community to celebrate Australia Day 2020, kicking off with a FREE PUBLIC Aussie Breakfast commencing 7.30am followed by the Australia Day Awards and Naturalisation Ceremonies commencing at 9am at the Tully Multipurpose Centre, Tully State High School, Bruce Highway, on Sunday 26 January 2020.



Nominations for the 2020 Cassowary Coast Australia Day Awards are now open.  Click here to download the Nomination Form.

The following awards will be presented at the Tully Multipurpose Centre on Australia Day, January 26:

  • Citizen of the Year Award
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Life Time Contribution Award
  • Community Event of the Year
  • Sports Person
  • Young Sports Person
  • Service to Sport
  • Cultural Award
  • Young Cultural Award
  • Sustainable Environment Award
  • Young Sustainable Environment Award
  • Achievement Award
  • Excellence and Innovation Award


Past Award Recipients

2019 Australia Day Award Winners
Australia Day Award Winners 2009-2019

Photo Galleries

To view Council's Photo Gallery including Australia Day past and present, click here.


Please contact Council's Community Development Officer Kath Hansen on 07 4030 2255 or via email at