City of Wodonga


Our awards

Our awards

Our organisation has received many accolades, both past and present, and a selection of these awards/recognitions is below:

  • 2015 winner for Best Use Of Garage Sale Trail Asset - Garage Sale Trail;
  • 2014 finalist for Regional Development Innovation Awards;
  • 2014 finalist for Best Digital Media Award for Wodonga Council website redevelopment;
  • 2013 winner for Best Social Marketing Campaign for SLOW, STOP, OBEY school safety campaign (Wodonga Council);
  • 2013 finalist for Best Digital Media for The Cube Wodonga website;
  • 2013 finalist for Best Marketing Communications for The Cube Wodonga;
  • 2012 finalist in the Australian Event Awards for Best Regional Event - City of Wodonga Children's Fair;
  • 2012 Best New or Digital Media Award for Story Time with Mrs Mac on YouTube at the Government Communications Australia Awards;
  • 2011 LGPro Aged and Disability Services Award in the ‘Award for Outstanding Team Contribution' - Wodonga Council's aged care team in partnership with Wodonga TAFE's aged care team;
  • 2011 Best Marketing Award for Bonegilla Migrant Experience at the inaugural Government Communications Australia Awards;
  • 2009 Premier's Award for work within the youth sector for the RED Carpet awards;
  • 2009 Early Years award for work between maternal and child health and preschools;
  • 2009 United Nations Association of Australia World Environment Day Award for the Kane Rd Sort and Save Centre;
  • 2007-2008 Civic Mutual Plus Risk Management Excellence Award. In recognition of achieving the top ranking in the 2007-2008 CMP Risk Management Audit for the North Central rural region;
  • 2008 Victorian Early Years award for consulting with children on key projects;
  • 2008 Gold in Australian Business Excellence Awards;
  • 2007 Victorian Early Years award for improving parents' confidence and enjoyment of family life;
  • 2006-2007 Association of Consulting Surveyors Victoria Inc. Award for Municipal Excellence;
  • 2006 Victorian State Government Award 'Communities becoming more Child and Family Friendly';
  • 2004 Silver Award - Australian Business Excellence Awards;
  • 2003 AHRI Award for Excellence in People Management (medium sized public sector category);
  • 2002 Commendation for the Premier's Awards for Partnerships at Work;
  • 2001 Finalist - Australian Business Excellence Awards;
  • 2001 Australian Crime Prevention Awards;
  • 2000, 2001 and 2002 Premiers Award for Continuous Improvement;
  • 2000 and 2001 Accessible Community Awards;
  • 2000 ARIMA Public Sector Risk Manager of the Year;
  • 2000 Australian Community Learning Leader Award;
  • 2000 Inaugural Premier's Award;
  • 2000 Inaugural Australian Communities Learning Leader Award;
  • 2000 ARIMA Public Sector Risk Manager of the Year;
  • 1999 AFMA Fleet Manager of the Year; and
  • 1997 Achievement Level - Australian Quality Council Quality Awards.

Last updated: 06-01-2016

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