City Achievements and Awards

2017 Awards

The following table lists the names and categories for awards the City of Cockburn has been recognised for in 2017 so far:

Awards Category
2017 Parks & Leisure Australia Regional Awards of Excellence High Commendation, Playspace Award (>0.5m) Bibra Lake Regional Playground.
Institute of Public Administration Australia WA Achievement Awards 2017 Winner, Best Practise in Collaboration Between Government and Non-Government Organisations
2017 Waterwise Business Recognition Gold Waterwise Council Status
Master Builders Western Australia 2017 Winner, Multiplex (for Cockburn ARC), Best Public Use Building over $20 million.
Master Builders Western Australia 2017 Winner, PS Structures (for Cockburn Police Station), Best State Government Building
Master Builders Western Australia 2017 Winner, Commercial Aquatics Australia (for Cockburn ARC), Services - Subcontractor of the Year 
2017 WA Local Government Convention  Local Government Honours Award, Eminent Service - presented to Mayor Logan Howlett JP
2017 WA Local Government Convention  Local Government Honours Award, Local Government Merit - presented to Deputy Mayor Carol Reeve-Fawkes.

2016 Awards

The following table lists the names and categories for awards the City of Cockburn was recognised for in 2016:

Awards Category
2015-17 Heart Foundation Recognised Healthy Workplace Highly Commended, Gold Standard Healthy Workplace
2016 National Growth Area Alliance Winner, Building Connections - Bibra Lake Regional Playground
2016 Annual Western Australian Disability Enterprises (WADE) Event Certificate of Appreciation - Working with WADE
International Federation of Library Association Success Library - Second Place, Green Library Award
State Library of Western Australia Winner, Award for Excellence - Innovative Partnership approach at Success Library
2016 WALGA Annual Convention Western Australian Local Government Association Long and Loyal Service Award - presented to Kevin Allen
2016 Japanese Foreign Minister's Commendation Certificate In recognition of our ongoing commitment to commemorating Hiroshima Day, and for the promotion of mutual understanding between Japan and Australia

2015 Awards

The following table lists the names and categories for awards the City of Cockburn was recognised for in 2015:

Awards Category
Australian Emergency Management Institute Highly Commended, National Disaster Resilience Award - Emergency Management App.
2015 Premier's Award Finalist (in partnership with the Department of Sport & Recreation, and the Department of Transport), Strengthening Families & Communities - Your Move Cockburn - Get Active Your Way.
Australian Defence Reserves Recognition, for continued support of the Australian Defence Reserves
National Disability Insurance Scheme Tender Win, WA NDIS My Way National Disability Insurance Services Cockburn and Kwinana Trial
Library Board of Western Australia Highly Commended, Virtual Library - Excellence for the Virtual Library Branch
Australian Aged Care Quality Agency Meeting/exceeding guidelines - Quality Assurance Requirements
Office of Emergency Management Highly Commended, State and Local Government - Disaster Aware App
Family Day Care Australia Winner, Fremantle & Southern Suburbs, Service Registered Family Day Care Educator, Janet van Zyl
2015-16 Water Corporation Gold Waterwise Council Status, Environmental Services
2015 WA Department of Health (Heart Foundation & Cancer Council) Winner, Heart Foundation Local Government Award - Best Practice in Creating Healthy Communities

2014 Awards

The following table lists the names and categories for awards the City of Cockburn was recognised for in 2014:

Awards Category
Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA Winner, Child Care Centre Design and Placement
Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA Commendable Strategies, Aboriginal Child Health - Public Health Plan 2013-2018
Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA Commendable Strategies, Healthy Eating - Toddler Tucker Time
Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA Commendable Strategies, Shade in Public Spaces - Shade Sail Strategy
Royal WA Historical Society Winner, Exhibitions - Azelia Ley Museum
2014 Age Friendly Communities Local Government Award Winner, Age Friendly Strategic Plan

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Spearwood 6163

Po Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

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