Community Awards

The Shire of Katanning presents awards at the Australia Day Breakfast hosted by the Lions Club of Katanning every year on 26 January. 

Community Long Service Award

The Shire of Katanning has a Community Long Service Award. This is an award that recognises a local person who has provided volunteer service(s) to the Katanning community over a long period of time.

The winner of the award will be announced at the Australia Day Breakfast on 26 January 2022 alongside the Citizen of the Year Awards. To nominate a special person that you think deserves this recognition, please complete the nomination form linked below and return it to the Shire by 31 October 2021.

Community Long Service Award Form

Citizen of the Year Awards

Do you know someone who made the community a better place in 2021?

The Australia Day Council WA Community Citizen of the Year awards is your opportunity to acknowledge those making an outstanding contribution to your local community during the current year (2021).

This includes areas such as; education, health, fund-raising, charitable and voluntary services, business, sport, arts, the environment, social inclusion or any other area that contributes to the advancement and well-being of a community.

Nominations are for the following Citizen of the Year Award categories:

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Citizen of the Year – Senior (65 years or over)
  • Citizen of the Year – Youth (under 25)
  • Active Citizenship Award (Community Group or Event)

All award winners will be announced at the Australia Day Breakfast on 26 January 2022.

Nominations have not yet opened for the Citizen of the Year Awards as they usually open from the beginning of September. Please click here to go to the award website.

If you would like to see the form from the previous year as a template, CLICK HERE.

For more information on Community Awards or to be added to the mailing list for when the Citizen of the Year award forms are available, please contact Natassia (Tash) on 9821 9999 or email