Town of Bassendean Community Awards 2023

Published on Thursday, 17 November 2022 at 4:32:42 PM


The Town of Bassendean Community Awards is an exciting opportunity for the Town to recognise and acknowledge individuals, community groups and businesses for their excellence in the community. 

Nominations open on 24 October 2022 and can be lodged either online or by hard copy. 

Key dates

24 October 2022 

Nominations Open


31 January 2023 

Nominations Close

February - March 2023 

Nominations assessed

April 2023 

Finalists and Award recipients will be notified

May 2023 

The Town’s Community Awards presented 

as part of the Citizenship Ceremony. 

Date to be confirmed to coincide with 

National Volunteer Week 2023 (15 May – 21 May) 


Nomination Categories

Community Leadership Award

For groups or individuals who have made a significant contribution to the local community. They will have enhanced community life, have been involved in a significant initiative that has brought about positive change and/or significantly contributed to achieving connections and inclusion within the community

Community Leadership Award Nominate Now

Lifetime Contribution to Volunteering Award

This award will be presented in honour of a senior individual (65+ years) who has made an exemplary life-long contribution to volunteering and who through their volunteering has contributed to the betterment of the Town of Bassendean community.

Lifetime Contribution to Volunteering Award Nominate Now

Youth Achievement Award

Presented in celebration of an individual aged 12 – 25 years who has made an outstanding voluntary commitment, has been an exceptional role model, or has made significant achievements in the arts, sporting, or academic fields.

Youth Achievement Award Nominate Now

Best Verge Award  

Presented in recognition of an outstanding verge garden (or a collection of verge gardens on the same street) within the district, taking into account edible or native plants, water-wise design, and safe access.

Best Verge Award Nominate Now

"Bassendean means Business" Award

Presented to a business operating within the district that has made a positive community impact, shown significant business agility, provided outstanding customer service or proactively contributed to environmental sustainability in their business practices and/or in the community.

Bassendean means Business Award Nominate Now


Terms and Conditions

Please see Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

 View recipients of 2022 Community Awards

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