Previous winners - Australia Day Awards

Cairns Regional Council (2009 to current)

Year

Name

2017Charles Woodward, Citizen of the Year
Kate Boylan-Ascione, Young Citizen of the Year
2016 Thelma Spelta, Citizen of the Year
Daniel Clayton, Young Citizen of the Year
2015 Bill Cummings, Citizen of the Year
Jack Boylan-Ascione, Young Citizen of the Year
2014 Ian Allen, Citizen of the Year
Nicole Chan, Young Citizen of the Year
2013 Roy Gibson, Citizen of the Year
Felicity Honnef, Young Citizen of the Year
2012 Russell Beer, Citizen of the Year
Kieran Hicks, Young Citizen of the Year
2011 Clive Skarott, Citizen of the Year
Clinton Cave and Mark Thompson, Young Citizen of the Year
2010 Stan Jensen, Citizen of the Year
Tahlia Burchill, Young Citizen of the Year
2009 Todd Hartley, Citizen of the Year
Caitlyn Pollard, Young Citizen of the Year

Cairns City Council (1981 - 2008)

Year

Name

2008 Couch Committee:
  • Charles Woodward
  • Pip Woodward
  • Max Plummer
  • Liz Plummer
  • Bob McGill
  • Helga Biro

2007

Roy Lavis

2006 Stella Massey OAM
2005 Jeff Hopgood
2004 John O’Brien AM
2003 Harald Falge OAM
2002 Bob Manning OAM
2001 Ron Ireland OAM
2000 Heather Swaffer
Eric Swaffer
1999 Lou Piccone OAM
1998 Don Fry AO
1997 Nev Bates
1996 George Mansford AM
1995 Peter Cominos OAM
1994 Jenny Bryden
1993 Lillian Lorimer
1992 John O’Donnell OAM
1991 Margaret Beardwood OAM
1990 Roy Hartman OAM
1989 Arthur Strike
1988 Bernie MacKenzie
1987 Unknown
1986 Jack M. Keily
1985 Ted Elliot OAM
1984 Unknown
1983 Unknown
1982 Pat Gosper OAM
1981 Richard George Fry CBE

Mulgrave Shire Council (1981 - 1995)

Year

Name

1995 Cheryl Campbell
1994 Jan Anderson
1993 Billy Cruckshanks
1992 Paul, Pam, Peter & Janice Lauriden
1991 Tom Watters
1990 Gordon Simpson
1989 Kay Earl
1988 Merv Hart
1987 Shirley Harwood
1986 Unknown
1985 Ted Pointing
1984 Ernie Stevens
1983 Warren Pitt
1982 Howard Kennedy
1981 Thomas Carr
Last updated: 08 November 2017