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Each year, residents of Holdfast Bay, local community organisations, groups, sporting clubs and schools are invited to submit nominations for the Holdfast Bay Citizen, Young Citizen and Community Event of the Year Awards.

On 26 January 2019, at Council’s Australia Day Ceremony held at Glenelg, the Mayor announced the City of Holdfast Bay Australia Day award winners.

2019 Australia Day Award Winners

  • Citizen of the Year – Bly Bayliss
  • Young Citizen of the Year – Zel Whiting
  • Community Event of the Year – Glenelg Community Centre Seniors Lunch
  • Local Hero Award – Les Tucker
  • Community Recognition Award – Alyssa West

Congratulations to all our Community Award winners.