Australia Day Awards In Onslow

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 3:34 PM

The Australia Day WA Community Citizen of the Year Awards are presented by Local Governments within local communities across Western Australia on Australia Day. The Patron of the Citizen of the Year Awards is Her Excellency the Governor of Western Australia Honourable Kerry Sanderson AO.

The Awards recognise individuals and organisations making a notable contribution during the year, and/or to those who have given outstanding service over many years.
Outstanding contribution and community service includes areas such as; education, health, fund-raising, charitable and voluntary services, business, sport, arts, the environment or any other area that contributes to the advancement and wellbeing of a community.

V Swans Ashburton was very proud to receive Active Citizenship which is given to a group doing outstanding work or for an event staged in the community during the past year. This award was accepted on the day by V Swans Manager Kaiden Matera.

Kaiden Matera also received Youth Citizen of the year award which is given to a young person who has delivered outstanding service to his or her community and to be eligible, the person must be under 25 years of age.

V Swans would like to congratulate Kaiden on the outstanding work and achievement he has done in the Onslow Community during 2017.