Inspirational Volunteer Awards

About the Inspirational Volunteer Awards

Not-for-profit organisations based in, or servicing Cockburn are invited to nominate volunteers from their organisations who deserve recognition for their contributions.

Inspirational Volunteer Awards 2018

Nominations for this year's Inspirational Volunteer Awards will commence shortly.

Inspirational Volunteer Awards categories

Nominate an inspirational volunteer in one of the following categories:

  • Arts & culture
  • Community
  • Environmental & animal protection
  • Indigenous
  • Sports & recreation
  • Youth 

Inspirational Volunteer Awards Prizes

Winners are announced at an annual Inspirational Volunteer Awards event.

The winner for each category will receive a $250 gift voucher and a certificate.

The Inspirational Volunteer of the Year will receive an additional $250 voucher and a trophy.

2017 winners

  • Overall Winner: Geoff Webb
  • Arts and Culture: Kerry Mace
  • Community: Geoff Webb
  • Indigenous: Reuben Hayden-Nelson 
  • Environment and Animal Protection: Elaine Christy
  • Sport and Recreation: Lyn Kapor
  • Youth: Natalijia Zestic

More information and contact

Please contact the Cockburn Volunteering Development Centre for more information on the Inspirational Volunteer Awards Program Tel: 08 9411 3444 or Email:

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