Blue Mountains City Council



Australia Day Awards

Nominations for 2018 Australia Day Awards are now open.

Awards Program Structure

Nomination Forms and Criteria can be found

The Blue Mountains Australia Day Awards recognise and reward those citizens who have a consistent record of excellence, who have made outstanding achievements in their field and have contributed in a significant way to the Blue Mountains community.

Nominations are sought for Blue Mountains residents of excellence from all backgrounds and fields of endeavour including community service, humanitarian, business, science and technology, arts and entertainment, sport, education and environment.

Nominations are sought for the:

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Community Achievement of the Year

How to Nominate

Please visit for selection and eligibility criteria and nomination form.

Alternatively a downloadable form is available at the right hand side of this page which can be printed.

Advertisements calling for nominations will run during November 2017.

Closing Date for nominations: Wednesday 6 December 2017

Nominations should be sent to:

Blue Mountains Australia Day Awards
Blue Mountains City Council
Locked Bag 1005
Katoomba NSW 2780


Enquiries: Mikaela Sherlock, Communications Officer on 4780 5760