Kiama Council is encouraging nominations for the Local Government Regional NAIDOC Awards for this year. There are 6 award categories:
- Aboriginal Elder of the Year (male and female)
- Aboriginal Worker of the Year
- Aboriginal Young Achiever of the Year (male and female)
- Aboriginal Community Volunteer of the Year
- Aboriginal Organisation or Project of the Year
- Outstanding Contribution to Reconciliation (Aboriginal or Non-Aboriginal).
This year the awards are hosted by Wollongong Council and will be presented on Saturday 30 July at the Local Government Regional NAIDOC Awards Dinner at the Fraternity Club, Fairy Meadow. Entries close at 5pm Friday 1 July.