Blue Mountains News

Nominations Are Now Open for the NSW Local Citizenship Awards

Source: Lithgow City Council
Archived 5 Dec 2018 - Posted: 8 Oct 2018
Council seeks nominations to recognize the achievements of local individuals and their contribution to the Lithgow LGA community. Awardees will be announced and celebrated at the Australia Day Ceremony on 26 January 2018.

“The Citizenship Awards are an important opportunity to recognise the contribution and achievements of individuals within our community,” said Lithgow City Council Mayor, Ray Thompson. “I encourage everyone to nominate a colleague, friend, or community leader. “

The NSW Local Citizenship Award categories are:

  • Volunteer of the Year Award (Young Citizen and Open Citizen)
  • Achievement Award (Young Citizen and Open Citizen)
  • Service to the Community – Organisation Award
  • Recognition of Outstanding Event Award

 

The Volunteer of the Year Award is for people who have given their time freely to help the community within the Lithgow LGA. The Achievement Award is for those who have excelled in their chosen field which may include academia, business, the arts and sciences or community service. The Young Citizen Category is for people between the ages of 16 and 26 while the Open Category is for all ages over 16 years.

The Service to the Community – Organisation Award is for organisations which aim to enrich the lives of the people in the Lithgow area.  This organisation does not have to be a volunteer organisation.  The Recognition of Outstanding Event Award  will be given in recognition of the many events in Lithgow that are making such a difference to our town.

Nomination forms are available from the front counter of the Lithgow City Council Administration Centre, at all Lithgow Library Branches and online. Nominations will close on Monday 26th November.  Winners of all awards will be announced Saturday 26 January 2018 at the Australia Day Ceremony.

 
Book online and save Book online and save Book online and save Autumn Specials Posted

Recent News

Successful Farmer’s Long Lunch at Capertee
Successful Farmer’s Long Lunch at Capertee
A large crowd gathered at Capertee Royal Hotel on Sunday 13 October fo...
BMCC Motion to Seek Regulatory Reform of the NSW Planning System Endorsed at LGNSW Conference
BMCC Motion to Seek Regulatory Reform of the NSW Planning System Endorsed at LGNSW Conference
LGNSW delegates have voted unanimously to support a Blue Mountains Cit...
New Sunday Art Workshops for Adults at Penrith Regional Gallery
New Sunday Art Workshops for Adults at Penrith Regional Gallery
Explore and experiment with colour, composition and perspective as you...
Garage Sale Trail set to Unearth Pre-loved Treasures
Garage Sale Trail set to Unearth Pre-loved Treasures
Garage Sale Trail is happening right across Australia on Saturday 19 &...
Blue Mountains Family Day Care Service Wins State Award
Blue Mountains Family Day Care Service Wins State Award
A Blue Mountains Family Day Care service is one of only four national...

What's New

Katoomba Ghost Bus Tour
Katoomba Ghost Bus Tour
Blue Mountains Mystery Tours Join Paranormal Pete on the Ghost Bus to investigate the reports of Ghosts & Hauntings in Blue Mountains. 0418 416 403
SYDNEY CHAMBER CHOIR
SYDNEY CHAMBER CHOIR
Blue Mountains Concert Society "Time & Place", Sat 9 Nov, 7.30pm, Blue Mountains Theatre, Macquarie Rd, Springwood
GHOST HUNT AT MT VICTORIA MUSEUM
GHOST HUNT AT MT VICTORIA MUSEUM
Blue Mountains Mystery Tours Join Paranormal Pete to investigate the reports of Ghosts & Hauntings at the Museum, 18th October. 0247 512 622
The Mouse House
The Mouse House
The Mouse House
***SPECIAL OFFERS***
***SPECIAL OFFERS***
Hills Havens MIDWEEK SAVE $$$ for 2 - 3 nights, 2 guests from $169 per night...see www.hillshavensleura.com.au for details
Also in this Section

Have You Visited

Announcement
Halloween Ghost Tour Woodford AcademyJoin Paranormal Pete & the Ghostly residents for a night of eerie Ghost stories, Ghost Hunting & Psychic experiments.View Blue Mountains Mystery Tours »