Nominate your everyday hero now

BALLINA Shire Council’s Australia Day Awards Program closes next month.

It is an opportunity to recognise people who have made a difference in the community. Categories include: Young Citizen of the Year; Citizen of the Year; Senior Citizen of the Year; Volunteer of the Year; Sports Award; Arts/Cultural Award and Community Event.

Nomination forms are available from the council’s Customer Service Centre, 40 Cherry St, Ballina or online at http://www.ballina.nsw.gov.au.

Winners will be named at the Australia Day Ceremony at the Lennox Head Cultural and Community Centre.



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