Nominations for the 2023 Yass Valley Australia Day Awards are now open, with the community called upon to nominate outstanding individuals or groups who make a significant contribution and difference to the Yass Valley.
This year sees a change to the categories with residents now able to nominate an event of the year, sportsperson of the year and volunteer of the year.
The awards recognise outstanding achievement, or an event held, during the past year and/or contribution to the local community. Nominations are now open until 9 December 2022.
All award winners will be announced at an Australia Day event held on Thursday 26 January 2023.
Awards categories for the 2023 Australia Day awards are:
• Citizen of the Year
• Young Citizen of the Year
• Sportsperson of the Year
• Event of the Year
• Community Group of the Year
• Volunteer of the Year