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How to nominate before 10 August 2017

Nominations are now closed

Nominations have now open for the Golden Wattle Award 2017 until 10 August.
The winner will be announced on Friday 1 September 2017.

In 250 words (max.) please send your nomination and write why this Australian deserves honourable recognition for their work or actions that express the best of the Australian spirit.

Previous recipients of this award have included Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne and her champion strapper brother, Steve (2016), surfers Julian Wilson & Mick Fanning (2015), VC winner Ben Roberts-Smith (2014), Mel Irons a Tasmanian student and community activist (2013), Nobel Prize winner Professor Brian Schmidt (2012) and Tour De France Winner Cadell Evans (2011).

Please send your nominations with up to 250 words as to why this person's contributions deserve to be recognised to the President of the Wattle Day Association:

Please note that the The Wattle Day Committee's decision is final.