You only have until 8 June to share your story of resilience and strength in the face of a disaster, by entering the Resilient Australia Awards 2020.
If you have contributed to making communities safer, more connected and better prepared for disasters and emergencies, consider making a submission to the awards.
Individuals, communities and organisations with an initiative, partnership or photograph that shows community resilience in action are encouraged to make a submission.
The awards are open to all Victorian individuals and organisations, including emergency service personnel and agencies, not-for-profit organisations, large and small businesses, local and state government, schools, education institutions and research bodies.
In the first stage of judging, Victorian finalists will be awarded in six categories:
- local government
You can enter by visiting the Australian Institute for Disaster Resilience website .
Entries close at 11.59pm AEST on Monday 8 June.
Applications will be judged at the state and territory level, and the winners will become finalists for the national judging.