Australia Day 2018

Every year community members and visitors celebrate Australia Day across Murrindindi Shire with nine different events taking place, coordinated by dedicated and hard working community groups.  

Ambassadors also attend some of the events as part of the Australia Day Ambassador Program.

At the Australia Day celebrations three awards are presented to members of the community. Recipients receive these awards in recognition of their inspiring volunteering in Murrindindi Shire.

The Awards are: 

  • Murrindindi Shire Citizen of the Year
  • Murrindindi Shire Young Citizen of the Year
  • Murrindindi Shire Senior Citizen of the Year

To find out who received the 2018 Murrindindi Shire Australia Day Awards, click here.

The list of the past Award recipients can be found here(DOC, 37KB) .

For more information visit or for more information about nominating someone, contact Council’s Executive Assistant on (03) 5772 0333.