Inspiring Women of Moyne

This March 8th, Council will celebrate International Women’s Day – an opportunity to help create a more inclusive environment for women in our region and showcase the important contribution women make in the local community.

To mark this important day, Council will celebrate its inaugural ‘Inspiring Women of Moyne’ awards. The awards aim to recognise, reward and celebrate women from all walks of life, who make meaningful contributions to our community – whether it be through their work, studies, families, relationships or community involvement. 

If you know an inspirational local woman over the age of 18 who lives in Moyne, nominate them now and help us celebrate our Inspiring Women of Moyne!

How to make a nomination

Simply complete the form below, with your response to the following question:

‘Who inspires you and why?’

Nominations close 5pm, Monday 1st March 2021


What is the selection process?

A panel including our Mayor Cr Daniel Meade, Councillor Karen Foster and a female youth representative from the Moyne Shire community.

Who can be nominated?

A woman 18 years and over who is currently living in the Moyne Shire and has inspired you! It could be through their work, education, leadership, mentoring, relationships or contribution to the community. Nominees could be a family member, friend, colleague or someone in your community

 What are the prizes?

The successful award recipients will receive a voucher to a local restaurant or café of their choice. They will also be featured across Moyne Shire Council social media pages, newsletter and website.

When will the awards be announced?

Award winners will be publicly announced on International Women’s Day – Monday, 8th March 2021 via social media. 

Terms and Conditions

1.    Nominees must live in Moyne Shire.

2.    Nominees must be 18 years and over.

3.    Self-nominations will not be considered.

4.    Finalists may be invited to participate in a short phone interview as part of the selection process.

5.    Staff and Councillors are not eligible for nomination of the public awards.

6.    Nominations must be received by 5pm Monday 1 March 2021.