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Fraser Coast Sports Person of the Month Awards

Presented by the Fraser Coast Regional Council and Hervey Bay RSL, the Sports Person of the Month Awards profile athletes who stand up above the rest; whether it’s talent, heart, determination or overcoming a challenge. Coaches, team mates, community members or league officials can nominate the sportsperson. We encourage nominations from all the different sports groups within the Fraser Coast region.

Nomination information

  • Athletes must be amateur in status;
  • Junior sportsperson nominations are determined by age 17 years and under. Senior sportsperson nominations are determined by 18 years and over;
  • The award is open to athletes who make their primary residence in the Fraser Coast region;
  • The award is given for an outstanding performance or series of performances;
  • Nominations will be accepted up to and including the last Monday of the nominating month; and,
  • The winners will be announced via contact details provided in the nomination form.

Selection of winners

The selection committee will review all nominations and choose one junior and one senior individual sportsperson.

All winners will receive:

  • A framed certificate
  • A $50 voucher from the Hervey Bay RSL
  • Automatic entry into the end of year People’s Choice Awards that will complement the Fraser Coast Sports Awards

Criteria

  • The award is open to athletes who have their primary residence in the Fraser Coast region;
  • Sportspersons must be amateur in status;
  • Junior sportsperson nominations are determined by age 18 years and under.
  • Senior sportsperson nominations are determined over 18 years of age;
  • The award is given for an outstanding sporting performance or series of performances;
  • Nominations will be accepted up to 4 pm on the last Monday of the nominating month; and
  • Winners will be advised via contact details provided in the nomination form.
  • Nomination Form

    The Sportsperson of the Month is presented by the Fraser Coast Regional Council and Hervey Bay RSL. This award recognises athletes who stand up above the rest, whether it’s talent, heart, determination or overcoming a challenge. The sportsperson can be nominated by coaches, teammates, community members or the sporting family.

    We encourage nominations from all sports groups within the Fraser Coast region. If the nominee is under the age of 18 years, the legal guardian of that child must be notified by the nominator of the nomination.

    Nomination Form