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Spirit of the City Award


The ‘Spirit of the City’ Award honour is bestowed upon those visitors to our shores whom have made significant and outstanding contributions to the City of Devonport, over a sustained period of time.  The recipient will have rendered distinctive and meritorious service to the City and displayed at all times a commitment to the betterment and development of the City of Devonport and its citizens.  This eminent service may take the form of, but is not limited to:

The recipient will have displayed actions that are considered to be “beyond the normal call of duty”.  A focus on the procurement of benefits, enjoyment, promotion and welfare for the City of Devonport, are achievements reflective of a worthy recipient.

The achievement or contribution of the nominee will be of a lasting and enduring nature, a legacy of advancement, vision, integrity, achievement and participation.

Please also note:

In 2010, Council bestowed this Award on Ms Julie Best, the first recipient.
In 2019 Steve Daley received the Award.