Published on 14 January 2022
The nominations for the 2022 Australia Day Awards have been announced, with the winners to be presented during the official ceremony on Wednesday 26th January at the Goulburn Historic Waterworks.
Seven nominations were received for the Citizen of the Year for 2022, being;
Three nominations have been received for the Event of the Year for 2022, being;
Anbarasan Mitchell has been nominated for the Young Citizen of the Year Award, for his efforts in overcoming ill health in early life to go onto represent Goulburn in Golf at a high level.
This year the official ceremony, water activities, entertainment, food, rides, markets and more will take place at The Goulburn Historic Waterworks from 9am. The official ceremony commences at 10am.
Holding the event at the Goulburn Historic Waterworks, situated on the Wollondilly River will enable a wide range of water activities including stand up paddle boards, kayaks and pedal boats. The event will also include an Indigenous Art and Culture Expo which will be managed and run by a member of the Aboriginal Community. This will be undertaken through dedicated market stalls at the Historic Water Works Museum site
Shuttle buses will run from Victoria Park to the Goulburn Historic Waterworks between 9.00am to 2.00pm.