Australia Day, 26 January, is a day for all Australians no matter where our personal stories began.
It’s a day to reflect on what it means to be Australian, to celebrate our community and acknowledge our history.The annual Derwent Valley Australia Day public event is planned to go ahead at New Norfolk's beautiful Esplanade. Further information released soon.
Nominations are now open for the Derwent Valley Council Australia Day Awards. These awards are presented annually to recognise outstanding contributions of people and groups making a difference to the Derwent Valley community through volunteering.
Please consider nominating a fellow Derwent Valley resident.
The categories for the Derwent Valley Australia Day Awards are:
- Citizen of the Year
- Young Citizen of the Year
- Senior Citizen of the Year
- Community Event of the Year
- Sports Person/Team/Group of the Year.