Australia Day

Each year community members and visitors celebrate Australia Day across Murrindindi Shire with a number of events taking place, coordinated by dedicated and hard working community groups.  

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.

Our 2022 Awards recipients are: 

  • Murrindindi Shire Citizen of the Year - Sam Hicks
  • Murrindindi Shire Young Citizen of the Year - Riley Thomas
  • Murrindindi Shire Senior Citizen of the Year - Margaret Hale

You can read more about the award recipients here.

A list of the past Award recipients can be found here(PDF, 260KB).

For more information about Australia Day in Murrindindi Shire you can contact Council's Tourism and Events Unit on 5772 0333.