This year Roma will host the official launch and call for nominations in the Queensland Regional Achievement & Community Awards.  The awards encourage, acknowledge and reward valuable contributions and outstanding achievements of individuals, communities, networks and groups in regional and rural areas of Queensland.


The Honourable Bruce Scott MP, Federal Member for Maranoa along with Mr Howard Hobbs, MP Member for  Warrego and Cr Robert Loughnan, Mayor, Maranoa Regional Council will be welcoming the guests at the Roma Explorers Inn, on Thursday 12 June 2014.  The Regional Achievement & Community Awards will be calling for nominations in the following categories:

  • The Prime Super Community of the Year Award
  • The Peabody Environment and Landcare Award
  • Origin on behalf of Australia Pacific LNG Regional Service Award
  • The Reay Services Energy and Sustainability Award
  • The Buzz Print Events and Tourism Award
  • The Safeguard Youth Leadership Award

Winners will be announced on the Sunshine Coast at the Gala Dinner Presentation at the Events Centre Caloundra, on Saturday 8 November 2014. Grab your nomination forms at the launch at the Roma Explorers Inn on Thursday 12 June 2014, doors open at 9.15am. Entry is free and the launch will feature local entertainment and will conclude with light refreshments. Please send your RSVP to info@awardaustralia.com or phone 1300 735 445 for more information.