Australia Day Committee

Is there to assist Council to provide awareness and reach into the community for the Australia Day Awards, generate greater interest and award nominations and encourage participation at the Australia Day Awards ceremony. 

Tasks to be undertaken by the Committee

  • Provide advice and support to Council in promotion of nominations as widely as possible throughout our community
  • Review applications and advise Council on nominated recipients
  • Advise Council on the Award categories and assessment process
  • Play a role at the Australia Day citizenship ceremonies
  • Administrative support and advice is provided by Council's Communications Officer - Festival and Events

Terms of reference(PDF, 37KB)

Council committee members

Other committee members

  • Alan Downs
  • Brian Breckenridge
  • Dot Holdom
  • Graham Jackson
  • John Murray
  • Lloyd Warren
  • Phil Kelly
  • Susanne Breckenridge
  • Wendy Warren


The Advisory Committee will meet approximately 3 - 4 times per annum