Searching for Salisbury Legends

Released on 30 July 2018
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The City of Salisbury is looking for individuals and groups who embody local spirit and make Salisbury a thriving community. Nominations for the 2018 Legends Awards will open now.

Legends could include artists, athletes, volunteers, business owners and others who are helping make Salisbury a great destination to live, work, play and study.

Nominations for the 2018 Legends Awards will be received up until the close of business on Friday 7 September 2018.

The categories for the Legends Awards are:

Living Legend: An individual or group improving quality of life in the City of Salisbury, through volunteering, learning and education, environmental sustainability or community safety.

Working Legend: An individual or group helping to enhance the City of Salisbury by showcasing business excellence, or an individual or group improving the City of Salisbury through business collaborations, events or innovation.

Active Legend: An individual or a group building pride and success in the City of Salisbury as an artist, athlete, team, coach, umpire or musician.

City of Salisbury Mayor Gillian Aldridge, OAM, said that she urged people to nominate any deserving local individuals or groups.

“Salisbury is a flourishing city, largely thanks to the work of many wonderful people and groups in our community”, Mayor Aldridge said.

“These awards are a chance to honour local, unsung heroes and to thank them for their contributions.”

Nomination forms are be available at www.salisbury.sa.gov.au/legendsawards or from Council’s customer service centre, libraries and community centres.

Winners will be announced on 17 October, during a mayoral function at John Harvey Gallery.