Tidy Towns - Sustainable Communities

Your town is your piece of Victoria where you live, work or play.
Your community has worked hard to make it special, sustainable and liveable. Have your efforts recognised and rewarded by entering the Keep Victoria Beautiful Tidy Towns – Sustainable Communties Awards 2017.

The Keep Victoria Beautiful Tidy Towns – Sustainable Communities Awards recognise and celebrate positive actions taken by communities in regional areas to protect and enhance their local environments. They encompass initiatives as diverse as litter prevention, recycling, protection of the environment, preserving heritage, community action and leadership and environmental sustainability programs.

 

2017 Finalists

Category Organisation Council
Active Schools Award
Active Schools Award Dimboola Town Committee Hindmarsh Shire
Active Schools Award Mildura West PS Mildura Rural City Council
Active Schools Award Beechworth Tidy Towns Committee Indigo Shire
Active Schools Award Wooragee Primary School Indigo Shire Council
Active Schools Award Waterfall Gully Preschool Mornington Peninsula Shire
Clean Beach/Waterway Award
Clean Beach/Waterway Award Dimboola Town Committee Hindmarsh Shire
Clean Beach/Waterway Award Beechworth Tidy Towns Committee Indigo Shire
Clean Beach/Waterway Award Mallee Catchment Management Authority Mildura
Community Action & Leadership Award (population 3000 and below)
Community Action & Leadership Award (population 3000 and below) Dimboola Town Committee Hindmarsh Shire
Community Action & Leadership Award (population 3000 and below) Dartmoor & District Progress Association Inc Glenelg Shire Council
Community Action & Leadership Award (population 3000 and below) Rutherglen tidy towns Indigo shire
Community Action & Leadership Award (population above 3000)
Community Action & Leadership Award (population above 3000) Horsham Rural City Council Horsham Rural City Council
Community Action & Leadership Award (population above 3000) Beechworth Tidy Towns Committee Indigo Shire
Community Action & Leadership Award (population above 3000) Coal Creek Community Park and Museum South Gippsland Shire Council
Community Government Partnerships Award
Community Government Partnerships Award Hastings Mornington Penisula Shire
Community Government Partnerships Award Dartmoor & District Progress Association Inc Glenelg Shire Council
Community Government Partnerships Award STAWELL VIC Northern Grampians Shire Council
Community Government Partnerships Award Beechworth Tidy Towns Committee Indigo Shire
Cultural Heritage Award
Cultural Heritage Award Dimboola Town Committee Hindmarsh Shire
Cultural Heritage Award Coal Creek Community Park and Museum South Gippsland Shire Council
Cultural Heritage Award Rutherglen tidy towns Indigo Shire
Cultural Heritage Award Murray Valley Centre Rutherglen
Community Government Partnerships Award Dimboola Town Committee Hindmarsh Shire
Cultural Heritage Award Beechworth Tidy Towns Committee Indigo Shire
Cultural Heritage Award Coal Creek Community Park and Museum South Gippsland Shire Council
Cultural Heritage Award Advance Morwell Inc. Latrobe City Council
Cultural Heritage Award Coal Creek Community Park and Museum South Gippsland Shire Council
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Environmental Sustainability Award
Environmental Sustainability Award Beechworth Tidy Towns Committee Indigo Shire
Environmental Sustainability Award Campaspe Shire Council Campaspe Shire Council
Environmental Sustainability Award Horsham Rural City Council Horsham Rural City Council
Environmental Sustainability Award Coal Creek Community Park and Museum South Gippsland Shire Council
Environmental Sustainability Award Coal Creek Community Park and Museum South Gippsland Shire Council
Environmental Sustainability Award Rutherglen Tidy Towns Indigo Shire
Litter Prevention Award
Litter Prevention Award Christie Center Inc. Mildura Rural City Council
Litter Prevention Award Share The Word Design Studio Mornington Peninsula Shire
Litter Prevention Award Beechworth Tidy Towns Committee Indigo Shire
Protection of the Environment Award
Protection of the Environment Award Beechworth Tidy Towns Committee Indigo Shire
Protection of the Environment Award Campaspe Shire Council Campaspe Shire Council
Protection of the Environment Award Dartmoor & District Progress Association Inc Glenelg Shire Council
Protection of the Environment Award Horsham Rural City Council Horsham Rural City Council
Protection of the Environment Award Mallee Catchment Management Authority Mildura Rural City Council
Resource Recovery & Waste Management
Resource Recovery & Waste Management Beechworth Tidy Towns Committee Indigo Shire
Resource Recovery & Waste Management Mildura Veterinary Hospital Mildura Rural City Council
Resource Recovery & Waste Management Horsham Rural City Council Horsham Rural City Council
Young Leaders (A group or individual aged 25 years or under)
Young Leaders (A group or individual aged 25 years or under) Dimboola Town Committee Hindmarsh Shire
Young Leaders (A group or individual aged 25 years or under) Horsham Rural City Council Horsham Rural City Council
Young Leaders (A group or individual aged 25 years or under) Beechworth Tidy Towns Committee Indigo Shire
Young Leaders (A group or individual aged 25 years or under) Rutherglen tidy towns Indigo Shire
Young Leaders (A group or individual aged 25 years or under) Mornington Peninsula Shire Council Mornington Peninsula Shire
Tidy Town of the Year Finalists
Dimboola
Rutherglen
Beechworth
Dartmoor
Mildura
Korumburra
Horsham

Key Dates

 

31 May 9:00 am

Entries open
  18 July 5:00 pm Entries close
1 August – 1 September Judging – KVB judges will judge your project in person.
11 September Finalists announced
1 October -29 October Regional Presentations
25 November Awards Ceremony- Horsham Town Hall

Entering

Entering the awards has many benefits, including increased community participation and pride, ownership of and responsibility for local environments. Association with the KVB awards provides the opportunity to promote the good work being carried out in your community and an opportunity for local media interest.

KVB Tidy Towns Award Winners Map

Library of Past Winners

Our Tidy Towns Program Partners