Search for Young Achievers Closes Soon

Nominations for the Tasmanian Young Achiever Awards close on Wednesday 13th December! Why not nominate a young person you know who is achieving great results or who is actively involved in your community? You could make the world of difference to a young person’s confidence whilst giving them well deserved recognition with a nomination!

Acting Mayor Alvwyn Boyd encourages all residents to nominate a local young person in the Tasmanian Young Achiever Awards.

“This is a great opportunity to show your appreciation by nominating someone up to 29 years of age who is making their mark or making a valuable community contribution.”

Nominations are being sought in the following categories: 

  • University of Tasmania Faculty of Education Teaching Excellence Award

  • Motors Tasmania Sports Award

  • St Lukes Health Healthier Communities Award

  • The Coffee Club Arts and Fashion Award

  • Heather and Christopher Chong Community Service and Volunteering Award

  • TADPAC Print Service to the Disability Sector Award

  • Colony 47 Young Indigenous Achievement Award

  • First National Real Estate Leadership Award

  • Spirit of Tasmania Tourism and Hospitality Award

Category winners will each receive $1,000 thanks to Axsys and a magnificent trophy. One of the nine category winners will be chosen as the Premier’s Young Achiever of the Year and will receive an additional $2,000 from the Tasmanian Government and a state trophy.

To submit a nomination, simply go online to www.awardsaustralia.com/tasyaa and click ‘Nominate Now.’

Nominations close Wednesday 13th December 2017. For assistance please feel free to contact the Awards Office on 6234 9677 or email tas@awardsaustralia.com

For further information please contact

Communications Officer
Burnie City Council
03 6430 5716 or 0448 568 728