Who will you nominate for a Tweed Shire Australia Day Award ?
The categories include: Citizen of the Year; Young Achiever in Community Service (under the age of 25 years); Arts and Cultural Achievement Award, Sporting Achievement Award, Community Event of the Year and Volunteer of the Year.
If you know of someone worthy of this award go to the Tweed Shire Council’s website to download the nomination form: www.tweed.nsw.gov.au/australiaday
Be quick though as nominations close on 1 December 2014.
Australia Day Community Events – What’s On
There is a wide range of family friendly community events held in the Tweed on Australia Day. To find out what’s on in your area visit the Calendar of Events.
Australia Day is a great day to celebrate with your community with events held at Murwillumbah, Tumbulgum, Burringbar, Kingscliff, Cabarita, Tyalgum, Pottsville and Jack Evans Boat Harbour, Tweed Heads.
To support small community events such as breakfast barbeques, sports and games, fun in the park, village celebrations community organisations can apply to Council for a donation of up to $300 and a box of Australia Day merchandise.
For more information visit the Tweed Shire Councils website.