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Awards

 

Victoria Day Awards


The Victoria Day Awards are made annually on 1 July, (Victoria Day). They are specifically to reward and encourage Victorians in the areas of community and public service. The awards can be made in the following categories:
 

1.     The Victoria Day Award for Community and Public Service.

2.     The Victoria Day Award for Community and Public Service by a young Victorian.

3.     The Victoria Day Award for Community and Public Service by a Victorian Organisation or Association.

4.     The Victoria Day Award to a Good Corporate Citizen.

5.     The Victoria Day Award for the Arts.

6.   The Victoria Day Award for a Local Achiever.
 

The Awards are made by public nomination and selected by the Awards Committee and ratified by the Trustees of the Victoria Day Council. The award consists of a Murray Red Gum map of Victoria on a bronze stand with the name of recipient engraved.


Nomination Form


The Award Nomination form can be downloaded by clicking
here. Please print the page, complete the details and mail your nomination to the address on the form.


Award Winners
 

 

Victorian of the Year

Young Victorian of the Year

Organisation of the Year

Good Corporate Citizen

Arts Award

Local Achiever

2014 Professor David Penington Melissa Tumeo Willing Older Workers Qenos Penny Hutchinson  
2013 Jeanne Pratt Nichole Hussey Amaze (Autism Victoria) Linfox Dr Gerard Vaughan  
2012 Moira Kelly Victor Victor Travellers Aid Pitcher Partners    
2011 Fr Bob Maguire Amit Menghani Country Women's Association Incolink    
2010 Stephanie Alexander Wesa Chau Rescued With Love mecu Ltd    
2009 Ron Barassi Tom Woodroofe The Salvation Army Ritchies Stores Pty Ltd    
2008 Bert Newton Daniel Adams KIDS under cover RACV    
2007 Carrillo Gantner Tom O'Connor Try Youth and Community Services TRUenergy    
2006 Les Twentyman Eliza Stankovic Lighthouse Foundation Fantastic Limited    

2005

Dame Elisabeth Murdoch

Lisa Castle

Aids, Hepatitis & Sexual Health Line

Jayco Australia

Victorian Youth Symphony Orchestra

Sergeant Gary Chandler (VICPOL)

2004

Rev Tim Costello

Cameron Rahles-Rahbula

Lord Somers Camp

Toyota

Adam Elliott


 

2003

Jim Stynes

Hugh Evans

VicDeaf

Bendigo Bank

Royal South Street Society


 

2002

Bruce Ruxton

Karen Chatto

Asthma Foundation

Ron Clarke

Margaret Rich


 

2001

Neil Comrie

Daniela Di Toro

Victorian Women's Prison Council
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Disabled Motorists (Victoria)

Bunnings Building Supplies

Jeanne Pratt


 

2000

Susan Barton

Jesse Martin

Anti-Cancer Council

Graeme Goldsworthy

 


 

1999

Sue Natrass

George Dukas

Surf Life Saving (Victoria)

Shannon's Corporation

 
 

1998

Andrew Kay

Richard Allen

Road Trauma Support Team (Vic) Inc

Visy Industries

 
 

1997

Dr Hugh Wirth

Lynn Costello

Country Fire Authority

   
 

1996

Michael Quinn

Deanne Jakial

     
 

1995

Sang Nguyen