NSW/ACT Regional Achievement & Community Awards

The finalists in the eight categories of the 2016 NSW/ACT Regional Achievement and Community Awards are:


NSW Department of Industry, Lands, Crown Reserve Trust, Corporate Manager's Award:
• Tilligerry Habitat Association Inc, TANILBA BAY
• Coffs Harbour City Council-Coffs Coast State Park, COFFS HARBOUR
• The Ethnic Communities Council of Newcastle, WARATAH
• Nambucca Shire Council, Business Development, MACKSVILLE


NSW Department of Industry, Lands, Crown Reserve Trust, Community Manager's Award:
• Belmont Wetlands State Park Trust, RANKIN PARK
• Borah Greek Resrve Trust for Public Hall 66806, ROCKY GLEN
• Trundle Showground Trust, TRUNDLE


Prime Super Employer Excellence in Aged Care Award:
• Weeroona Aged Care Residence, COWRA
• Accessible Living Options, BATHURST
• Mareeba Aged Care, MACLEAN


Prime Super Community of the Year - Population Over 15,000 Award:
• The Cancer Support Group ACT Eden Monaro's Own, QUEANBEYAN
• Broken Hill Regional Events Centre Reserve Trust, BROKEN HILL
• Flagstaff Group, UNANDERRA


MOA Benchmarking Community Service in Aged Care Award:
• Kamini Morris, LONG JETTY
• Suzanne Duggan, MERRIWA
• Toni Shutt, HENTY
• Trevor Russell, BOAMBEE EAST


1st Choice Rentals Volunteering Award:
• Carmel (Fudge) Kaczmar, EAST MAITLAND
• Jennifer Cowley, DUBBO
• Paul Boultwood, TARRAWANNA
• Hannah McInerney, KIAMA


Prime Super Community of the Year - Population Under 15,000 Award:
• BEST Food Garden, INVERELL
• Nundle, NSW
• The Cad Factory, SANDIGO


Dobija Print World Events and Tourism Award:
• Tamworth Country Music Festival, TAMWORTH
• Bluesfest, BYRON BAY
• Parkes Elvis Festival, PARKES
• Deni Ute Muster, DENILIQUIN