Nominations open for 2019 Australia Day Citizen of the Year Awards

Nominations for the 2019 Australia Day Citizen of the Year Awards are officially open.

CEO of the Australia Day Council of South Australia, Ms Jan Chorley has encouraged people to nominate someone they know.

She said the Citizen of the Year Awards allow them to recognise people who play a part, being it large or small, in communities.

Nominations for the 2019 awards are open to all members of the public across three categories including;

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Community event of the year

Nominations are open until midnight November 16, 2018. It only takes one nomination for someone to be included for the awards.

Nominating is quick and easy – simply complete the online nomination form at or call (08) 8212 3999 for assistance in submitting your nomination.

Once nominations close, recipients of the awards are announced at Australia Day events across South Australia. Nominate now at