Australia Day Awards

On Australia Day Hume residents come together to welcome new citizens to our city, we also recognise the many people in our community who take time out of their busy lives to help and inspire others.

Each year we honour our outstanding citizens with the annual, community-nominated Hume Australia Day Awards.

Awards are presented in the following categories:

  • Hume Citizen of the Year
  • Hume Young Citizen of the Year
  • Hume Community Event of the Year. (Open to any community group or individual who organised and ran an outstanding community event within the Hume municipality, that has encouraged community participation and social cohesion).

Nominations for the 2017 Australia Day Awards are now open.

Click below to nominate:

 Hume Young Citizen of the year

Hume Young Citizen of the year

Community event of the year -

Hard copy nomination forms can be also be collected from one of Council’s Customer Service Centres.

Winners will be announced at a Public Ceremony to be held on Australia Day.

Australia Day - Thursday 26th January 2017, 9.00am
Hume Global Learning Centre
75-95 Central Park Avenue,Craigieburn

Members of the public are invited to attend the awards ceremony.


Learn about some of our previous award winners

Updated : 2:28 PM, 27 October 2016

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