2020 Darebin Community Awards

Darebin Community Awards - CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

As a result of COVID-19 restrictions, we have rescheduled the 2020 Darebin Community Awards until March 2021. A proposed presentation evening will be held on Thursday 18 March 2021.

Nominations are sought for people and groups who have made an outstanding contribution to the Darebin community. Also acknowledging all the good community work that has been done during the pandemic, nominate your ‘local heroes’. Hero’s need to be recognised. Nominations are now open and close 11 February 2021.

Darebin Community Awards, will be given in the following nine categories:

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Community Group of the Year
  • Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Community Leader of the Year
  • Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Emerging Young Community Leader of the Year
  • Sustainability Award
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • CALD Elder Community Leader of the Year
  • CALD Emerging Community Leader


If you know a person or group that’s made a positive impact in our community, now is the time to consider nominating them for a Darebin Community Award. Nominations Open September 1, 2020 and Nominations close Thursday 11 February, 2021.

Darebin Community Awards Key Dates:

Nominations Open: 1 September 2020

Nominations Close: 11 February 2021

The Darebin Community Awards ceremony will take place on Thursday 18 March 2021.

Nominate Today

You can nominate one of two ways - 

1. Via the downloadable PDF form and email to fuse@darebin.vic.gov.au

2. Or submit an online form below. 

Nomination Details

Nomination Category
Please note - if completing multiple nominations, you will need to submit a single survey per nomination. *
Nominees Contact Details
Details of the person or group being nominated
Nominators Contact Details
Details of the person submitting the nomination
Details of Referee/s
Please add one referee who can speak in support of this nomination
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