Civic Awards

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Outstanding things are achieved every day in Hamilton, thanks in part to the invaluable work of many dedicated members of our community. Each year the Hamilton Civic Awards aim to recognise those exceptional people in our midst.​

2019 Civic Award were presented 12 August 2019

The awards are open to people who have made an outstanding contribution to the community.  Nomination categories include involvement in the arts, dedication to people and wellbeing, the environment, education, and sport.

Photos from the event are available here.

​2019 Civic award winners

The Civic Awards were presented at a special ceremony in the Council Reception Lounge on Monday 12 August 2019.Photographer: Stephen Barker

  • Lindsay Cumberpatch – service to community development
  • Veronica Garcia Gil – service to the community
  • Shalini Guleria – service to education
  • Katherine Hay – service to the environment
  • Pirihira (Pat) Kaio – service to the community and environment
  • Ngaire Kelly – service to women’s refuge
  • John McIntosh – service to the disability sector
  • Guillaume Muzombo – service to the refugee community (posthumous award)
  • Dhirendra Naresh – service to the community
  • Janne Nottage – service to the disability sector and community groups
  • ​Rouruina Toa – service to the community
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