Australia Day Awards

The Australia Day Awards recognise extraordinary citizens who have contributed to improving our city. They may have achieved something special this year and / or served the local community over many years.

Nominations for the 2021 City of Logan Australia Day Awards will open on 26 October 2020.

You can help us to recognise the efforts of extraordinary people in our community. We are looking for nominations in two categories: Citizen of the year and Young citizen of the year. 
If you know someone who has made a great contribution to Logan City, please nominate them for an award.

Citizen of the year

Presented to a person for their outstanding endeavours, achievements and community involvement.

Young person of the year

For people aged under 27 years at 26 January 2021. Presented to a young person who has made an outstanding contribution to the community.

Nominate now

Nominations are now open.

You can nominate a local hero by submitting the online nomination form.

Nominations close Monday 7 December.

Judging process

All category winners will be selected by a committee made up of number of key community members and council representatives. These prestigious awards are only available to one recipient in each category. The judges decision will be final and there will be no further correspondence.

The winners for both categories will be announced at a special function at the Logan Entertainment Centre on Tuesday 26 January 2021.

Conditions of entry 

  1. Nominees must be a resident of the City of Logan at the time of nomination.
  2. Nominees must be aware you are nominating them
  3. All nominations must have a nominator and address the selection criteria within the space provided.
  4. Each question criteria should be a minimum of 50 words and maximum of 250 words
  5. Council employees or elected members are not eligible for the awards.
  6. Logan City Council will keep all documentation.
  7. We may forward contact details of nominators and nominees to local media.
  8. Late nominations (after 5.00pm Monday 7 December 2020) will not be accepted.
  9. The Citizen of the Year Award is available to only one recipient
  10. The Young Citizen of the Year Award is available to only one recipient
  11. We will announce the winners at the City of Logan Australia Day Awards on Tuesday 26 January 2021
  12. Nominations for the 2021 Awards close 5.00pm Monday 7 December 2020.

2020 winners

  • Annette Bird - Citizen of the year 
  • Gabrielle Crotty - Young person of the year

Previous winners

For a list of winners from previous years, please see Australia Day Award Winners.

For more information, please call us on 07 3412 3412.