Australia Day Awards


The Devonport Australia Day Awards recognise the achievements of community members and groups who have made a significant contribution to the Devonport community.

The awards reflect values such as the pursuit of excellence, commitment to tolerant and diverse society, a fair go and public service.  The 2016 Australia Day Award recipients were:

  • Citizen of the Year - Toni Muir
  • Young Citizen of the Year - Declan Vertigan
  • Community Event of the Year - White Ribbon 'Walk the Talk' event (organised by Soroptomist International, Zonta Club, Inner Wheel and the CWA).

For more details read our media release here