Nominations close on Friday for Canowindra’s 2019 Australia Day awards.
Cabonne Shire Council is seeking nominations for for Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year and Community Group of the Year in Canowindra.
A new award category has been introduced for 2019 - The Environmental Citizen of the Year Award.
The new award will recognise individuals and organisations championing litter reduction and/or environmental initiatives in their local community.
The local recipient of this Environmental Citizen of the Year Award will go in the running to become the state winner and receive a grant valued at $5,000 from Return and Earn to go towards their community initiative.
Nomination forms are available to download from Cabonne Council’s website (www.cabonne.nsw.gov.au) and Facebook page and hard copies are available at its Molong, Cudal and Canowindra offices.
Nominations will close 5pm on Friday, November 9.