2023 Bunnings Trade Local Government Initiative of the Year

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Nominations for the 2023 Victorian Sport Awards are now open until 11.59pm 1 March.

This award recognises a Local Government Authority who has made a significant contribution to sport in 2023 through the development of a participation program or facility.

Eligibility:

To be eligible to be considered in this category, the nominee must:

  • Be a Local Government Authority within the state of Victoria

The initiatives be related to (but not limited to):

  • Research
  • Participation recruitment and retention programs
  • Facility re-development, development or design
  • Sport competitions

Selection Criteria:

  1. The impact of the initiative to the Local Government Authority community
  2. The impact to participation within the Local Government Authority
  3. Innovative approaches to the initiative

Selection Process & Voting:

For all information regarding selection and voting processes, return to the 2023 nominations information page here.

Nominator Details (your details)


Nominee Details (their details)


Eligibility

All nominees for the Victorian Sport Awards will be required to fulfill the following eligibility criteria:

All nominees must be considered as a Victorian in order to be eligible for any award.

To be considered as a Victorian, your nominee must fulfill either requirement (1) OR (2). Please “tick” the criteria below as relevant to your nominee:


Nominee Selection Criteria

This Local Government Initiative of the Year recognises a Local Government Authority who has made a significant contribution to sport in 2023 through the development of a participation program or facility. The initiatives can be related to (but not limited to):
• Research
• Participation recruitment and retention programs
• Facility re-development, development or design
• Sport competitions
Please select the appropriate boxes below and answer one or all of the remaining 3 questions in 200 words or less per question (note: submissions over 200 words will not be accepted).

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Previous Winners:

2022 Creating LGBTIQ+ connection and inclusion through sport and active recreation Cardinia Shire Council
2021 Club Development Workshop Series Nillumbik Shire Council
2020 #CaseyGirlsCan Program City of Casey
2019 Casey Stadium City of Casey
2018 Fit N Fun Program (All Abilities) Mornington Shire Council
2017 Active Maribyrnong Spring Into Summer Series
Maribyrnong City Council
2016

Allocation and use of sporting facilities, grounds and pavilions policy

Moreland City Council
2015 Sponsorship Assistance Program Maribyrnong City Council
2014 Open Space Strategy Glen Eira City Council
2013 ALL PLAY Moreland City Council
2012 Active Moreland Moreland City Council
Umpire Development Program Eastern Football League
2011 Casey Sports Development Plan City of Casey
2010 GameOn OnSide Victoria
2009 Sport and Health Education Program (SHEP) Monash University

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