National Awards for Local Government—2014 Category Finalists

Category Finalists

Congratulations to the 2014 category finalists, announced by the Deputy Prime Minister on 1 May:

  • Arts Animates—excellence in community engagement and participation
    Sponsored by the Ministry for the Arts in the Attorney-General's Department
    • Holroyd City Council, NSW—Hay Holroyd “Make a Choice” Young person's video project
    • Clarence Valley Council, NSW—PLUNGE 2013: Insider's guide to arts and cultural events
  • Disability Access and Inclusion
    Sponsored by the Department of Social Services
    • Hume City Council, VIC—School Holiday Program for Indigenous Children with a Disability
    • Melton City Council, VIC—Disability Action Plan 2013-2017 and Launch
  • Improve Productivity and Regional Development
    Sponsored by the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
    • Townsville City Council, QLD—Townsville Planning and Development Reform Program
    • Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes, WA—Bridgetown Public Library Infrastructure Development Project
  • Multicultural Australia—Strength in Diversity
    Sponsored by the Department of Social Services
    • Greater Dandenong City Council, VIC—‘Racism. Get Up. Speak Out.’ Campaign
    • City of Belmont, WA—New Arrivals Library Support Program
  • Promoting Indigenous Recognition
    Sponsored by the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet
    • Clarence Valley Council, NSW—The Three Mobs One River Aboriginal Learning Kit
    • City of Salisbury, SA—‘Together Woven’ Kaurna Heritage Marker
  • Youth Employment
    Sponsored by the Department of Education
    • Melton City Council, VIC—Building Melton Together Employment Initiative
    • Latrobe City Council, VIC—Steps to the Future Indigenous Employment Program


Last Updated: 22 July, 2014