City of Port Lincoln

Sports Person of the Year Awards

The Lower Eyre Peninsula Sports Person and Junior Sports Person of the Year Awards are presented by the City of Port Lincoln each year on January 26th as part of the Australia Day celebrations on the foreshore.

Members of the community who have achieved excellence in their sporting field are eligible for nomination.  Nominees must reside and participate in districts south of Mount Hope, Cummins and Tumby Bay. 

A new category - Sporting Volunteers Award has been included from 2017 to recognise volunteers who have supported and contributed to sport.

Sports Person of the Year
(must be 17 years and over as at 1 October 2016 to be eligible)

Junior Sports Person of the Year
(must be under 17 years as at 1 October 2017 to be eligible)

Sporting Volunteers Award


To nominate an individual for an award download and print the nomination form

Post your completed nomination form to Magic 89.9, PO Box 483, Port Lincoln SA 5606 or email reception@5cc.com

Nominations close 5pm, 15 December 2017 
(please note closing date has been bought forward a week)

The winners will be selected by a panel of 7 members from Rotary Port Lincoln, Radio 5CC/Magic 899 and three members representing a cross section of the local sporting community.  The Award recipients will be named at an official dinner to be held in January and presented to the public as part of the Australia Day Awards ceremony. 

Awards Night

Join Olympian and AFLW player Erin Phillips for the Announcement and Presentation of the 2017 Lower Eyre Peninsula Sports Person and McDonalds Junior Sports Person of the Year awards and Volunteer of the Year award on Friday 5 January 2018 at the Ravendale Sporting Complex from 6.30pm. 

Tickets (includes 3 course meal prepared by Chef Kris Bunder and complimentary drink on arrival) can be purchased at satickets.com.au.

 

 

2016 Sports Person and Junior Sports Person of the Year recipients:

QantasLink Sports Person of the Year
Ben Smith
McDonalds Junior Sports Person of the Year
Charlotte Nicholls

 

 


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City of Port Lincoln
City of Port Lincoln ABN: 80 776 127 243
PO Box 1787, PORT LINCOLN SA 5606
Level One, Civic Centre, 60 Tasman Terrace, Port Lincoln
Telephone: 08 8621 2300 | Fax: 08 8621 2399 | Email: plcc@plcc.sa.gov.au
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