Australia Day 2021
Australia Day 2021 events will be held in Bacchus Marsh. An Australian Citizenship Ceremony will also be held during these events. Attending a Citizenship Ceremony is the final step in the journey to become an Australian Citizen.
Australia Day Nominations Now Open
Nominations are now open for Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year and Community Event of the Year.
Persons who have made noteworthy contributions during the current year and/or given outstanding service to the local community over a number of years are eligible to be nominated.
To nominate for these awards, please download and complete the attached nomination form.
Please note nominations close on Friday 13 November, 2020.
Australian Citizenship Ceremonies
Citizenship Ceremony's fulfil the requirements under Australian Citizenship law and provides an opportunity for Moorabool Shire Council to officially welcome its new citizens. Ceremony's are generally held on Australia Day, and in May and September.
Enquiries regarding Australian Citizenship and the application process should be directed to the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.
Our most recent Australian citizenship ceremony was held on Australia Day 2020. See all the photos of our new citizens from the day.