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Clem Kentish and Australia Day WA Awards

Nominations for the Clem Kentish and Australia Day Awards are now OPEN!

Clem Kentish Community Service Award

Clem Kentish Community Service Award

Since 1989 the prestigious Clem Kentish Award has been presented to some inspiring members of our community. Congratulations to Sue Mead who was presented with the award this year, Sue has lived in the Shire her whole life and has served on various community organisations for more than 20 years!

Do you know someone who should be recognised with the 2018 Clem Kentish Community Service Award?

Nominations for the award are now open!

Guidelines for the Award

  • Minimum length of service to the community is to have been at least twenty (20) years.
  • Nominee is to have served on several committees that have benefited the community.
  • Nominee is to be a resident of the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale.
  • Either organisations or individuals may make nominations for the award.
  • Winner is to be presented with a lapel badge and plaque at the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale’s Australia Day Awards’ Ceremony.
Nominations for the Clem Kentish Community Service Award are not able to be submitted at the Australia Day website. Nominations will close on Wednesday 31 October 2018.

Clem Kentish Community Service Award Recipients

 

YearRecipient
1989

Vera Harris

1990

Stella Manning

1991

Joan Avard

1992

Pat McMillan

1993

Ray Baker

1994

Frederic Senior

1995

Dawn Daw

1996

Ron Marsh

1997

Jan Pascall

1998

Myra Baldwin

1999

Roxie Shilcock

2000

Darryl Ronan

2001

Athol Wigg JP

2002

Eric Muller

2003

Lucy Denholm

2004

Donald Daw

2005

Nancy Scade

2006

Ronald & Ada Fawcett

2007

Jan Star AM

2008

Edward (Ted) Bett

2009

Brian Johnson (Posthumous)

2010

Colleen & Frank Rankin

2011

Denyse Needham

2013

Janis Johnson

2014

Ray Elliot

2015

Robert Gibb

2016

Mike Muller

2017

Sue Mead

2018

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Australia Day WA Community Citizen of the Year Awards

Each year our community celebrate the positive news stories of our citizens who are worthy of the community's attention. The Community Citizen of the Year Awards profile leading citizens who are role models and who inspire us with their achievements and challenge us to make our own contribution to creating a better community.

Your community champions can be recognised in 4 categories:

Category NameGuidelines

Community Citizen of the Year

Community Citizen of the Year is open to all residents within the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale.

Senior Community Citizen of the Year

Senior Citizen of the Year is open to all residents who are over the age of 65 on 26 January 2019.

Young Community Citizen of the Year

Young Citizen of the Year is open to all residents under the age of 25 on 26 January 2019.

Active Citizenship Award - Community Group or Event

Active Citizenship Award is open to any group doing outstanding work or for an event staged in the community in the past year.

Nominations for the Australia Day WA Community Citizen of the Year Awards are now open!

The Australia Day WA Community Citizen of the Year Awards will be presented by the Shire at our Australia Day event held on Australia Day 2019.

More details on the awards and a nomination form are available on the citizenship awards website.