Citizen of the Year Awards 2020

The Hedland Community Citizen of the Year Awards reward and recognise individuals and organisations making a notable contribution during the current year, and/or to those who have given outstanding service over a number of years.

Outstanding contribution and community service includes areas such as education, health, fund-raising, charitable and voluntary services, business, sport, arts, the environment, social inclusion or any other area that contributes to the advancement and well being of a community. The categories are:

  • Community Citizen of the Year

  • Community Citizen of the Year (Youth)

  • Community Citizen of the Year (Senior)

  • Active Citizenship (Group or Event)

Nominations for these awards are now closed and winners will be announced on Australia Day.

Award Partners for the event are Horizon Power (Group or Event), ITOCHU Minerals & Energy of Australia (Youth), Port Hedland RSL (Senior) and Roy Hill (Citizen). 

Their Sponsorship allows us to provide a $1,000 cash prize for award winners. All are returning and long term award partners of the program.