Brimbank Australia Day Awards

The Brimbank Australia Day Awards are an opportunity to publicly recognise the exceptional contributions, hard work and determination of people who make a positive difference within Brimbank.


There are nine award categories open for nominations. Criteria for each category is available on the nomination form.

  • Citizen of the Year 
  • Young Citizen of the Year 
  • Community Wellbeing Award
  • Environmental Achievement Award
  • Cultural Achievement Award
  • Educator of the Year 
  • Essential Services Excellence Award 
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Community Sport Achievement Award


Citizen of the Year and Young Citizen of the Year nominees must live in Brimbank. Other categories are open to residents of Brimbank or individuals and groups who conduct their activities within Brimbank.