East Arnhem Sports Awards

Nominations are now opened for the 2012 East Arnhem Sports Awards, recognising excellence & achievements in Sport (no matter how big or small that achievement may be).

Nominations are invited for the following categories:

  • Senior Sports Person 18 years and older
  • Junior Sports Person up to 18 years of age
  • Volunteer
  • Team
  • Encouragement Award 

EASC Regional Youth, Sport & Recreation Manager Cherie Forbes said the East Arnhem Sports Awards recognises the success and achievements of volunteers, administrators, coaches, athletes and teams.

'Across the region there a has been some phenomenal accomplishments from athletes, volunteers and officials', Cherie said.

'We are all very passionate about our sports and these awards recognise the achievements and efforts of all people working to make our organised sports happen in our region'

'From the parents who run water or coach, our amazing athletes who have been representing NT and their communities, through to the people who are just display incredible sportsmanship on and off the field', Cherie said.

Nominations are open until 7 December 2012. Each week, the Arafura Times will publish features on nominated athletes and officials. The overall category winners will be announced in the Tuesday 18 December 2012 issue of the Arafura Times. 

Winners of each category will receive a Trophy & $100 cash prize kindly donated by East Arnhem Shire Council.

The East Arnhem Sports Awards is proudly supported by East Arnhem Shire Council, Arafura Times, 8EAR Gove FM, The Walkabout Lodge and Nhulunbuy Corporation. 

Download Nomination Form - HERE