Annual Awards Program

Recognising our cultural, community, environmental, sporting, business and indigenous achievements.

Australia Day Awards

Parkes Shire Council coordinates an annual awards program presented at the Parkes Australia Day Ceremony to acknowledge and promote the hard work and achievements of community members and groups.

The annual award programs facilitated by Parkes Shire Council are presented on Australia Day in Parkes with nominations for each category invited from the Parkes Shire community.

Previous Australia Day Award Winners

Parkes Shire Business Awards

Parkes Shire Council also strongly supports the Parkes Business Chamber Sir Henry Awards. For more information visit the Parkes Chamber of Commerce website

Parkes NAIDOC Awards

Council's Aboriginal Project Officer and Neighbourhood Central support the facilitation of the annual Parkes NAIDOC Week Awards which celebrate the achievements of local Indigenous People within their Community.

The categories include Indigenous Community Person or Indigenous Youth of the Year Award. More can be accessed from the Parkes Neighbourhood Central office on 02 6862 3757.