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Thank you for your nominations of candidates for the inaugural PEAKCARE AWARDS. All are very worthy candidates. Do not miss out on the opportunity to nominate people you think deserve one of these accolades.

Thank you also to those who have stepped up to become sponsors of the Awards – you will see them listed below. Thanks to our sponsors, each award recipient will now receive a magnificent trophy and a cash prize for donation to a charity of their choice plus the well-deserved acknowledgement of their peers.

With award categories like no other, the awards ceremony will take place at an event like no other – PeakCare’s 2019 Annual General Meeting and end-of-year celebrations. This will be a night that will drip with decorum and ooze with elegance as is befitting of the highly prestigious PeakCare Awards.

All PeakCare Members, Supporters and Friends are invited to nominate candidates for one or more of the Awards. The Award categories include:
To be awarded to an individual, workgroup, organisation, alliance or collective for innovative or exemplary design or delivery of services to Queensland children, young people, parents and/or families.
Sponsor to be announced shortly
To be awarded to an individual, workgroup, organisation, alliance or collective for their recognition and promotion of self-determination by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in relation to the safety and wellbeing of their children, young people and families.

NB: Nominations of candidates in this category will only be received from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander persons or must be endorsed by an Elder, respected Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander leader or senior representative of a community-controlled organisation.
Sponsored by the Queensland Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islander Child Protection Peak
To be awarded to an individual, organisation, alliance or collective for their advocacy and influence in achieving improved outcomes for Queensland children, young people, parents and families.
Sponsored by the Every Child Campaign
To be awarded to an individual for their lifetime contribution to the wellbeing of Queensland children, young people, parents and families.
Sponsored by Peakcare Queensland

All nominations must be received by no later than C.O.B Tuesday, 5th of November 2019. 

All persons submitting nominations must confirm that they have received permission from the candidates before submitting their nominations. All nominations will be published on PeakCare’s website. The award recipient in each category will be selected by an esteemed judging panel and will be announced during PeakCare’s AGM and end-of-year celebrations.


Other highlights

Other highlights of PeakCare’s 2019 AGM and end-of-year celebrations will include:
  • A very special Welcome to Country
  • The dulcet tones of the Brisbane Pride Choir
  • Entertainment by a surprise guest celebrity
    Click here for details about how you can win a free ticket by guessing his identity. There are now not one, not two, but three free tickets up for grabs.
  • Election of new PeakCare Board Members for 2020
  • Three-course dining
Please note:
Profit generated from this year’s event will be donated to the Family Inclusion Networks to establish a fund to assist parents with a lived experience of the child protection system to attend conferences, workshops and similar events.

When: 6.00pm for a 6.30pm start on Wednesday 20th of November 2019 
Where: Events on Oxlade (formerly Riverside Receptions), 50 Oxlade Drive, New Farm
Cost:   $150 per ticket (and if you purchase one ticket at this price, you become eligible to purchase an additional two tickets at only $75 – a 50% discount!). Click here to find out how you can access the discounted tickets.

Click here to purchase your ticket

Ticket sales close on Tuesday, 5 November 2019
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