Nominations are now open for the 2019 Bonner Volunteer Awards, to help recognise outstanding local volunteers and volunteer groups in the Bonner electorate.

Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta is encouraging local people to nominate individuals and groups that have demonstrated outstanding volunteer qualities, made a significant and lasting contribution to the community, and set a good example for fellow volunteers and inspired others to volunteer.

Nominations are open from now until Friday, 1st March 2019 in the following categories:

  • Youth
  • Adult
  • Senior
  • Group/organisation

Winners will be presented their awards at a special ceremony on Wednesday, 13th March 2019.

“Volunteers are often the unsung heroes of our community, so I’m pleased to hold these awards to shine a spotlight on them and the vital work they perform within our community,” Mr Vasta said.

Nomination forms are available from Mr Vasta’s office or on his website at

Completed forms can be returned in person or via email at