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The Northern Territory news Mon 22 Jun 2015



The Northern Territory news Mon 22 Jun 2015

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Community newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Darwin; Australian newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Darwin

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News Corp Australia

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NTNE01Z01MA - V1 @prideofaustraliamedal @prideofoz @prideofoz Nomination Form NOMINEES DETAILS (Details of the person or group you are nominating. Please provide as much information as possible) Title: Mr Mrs Ms Other First Name ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Surname _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Address _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Suburb _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ State _________________________________________________________ Postcode _______________________________________________ Contact Number ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Email _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Birthdate (if not known approximate age) ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Is your nominee an Australian citizen or permanent resident Yes No Not sure Nominees country of birth ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ PRIDE OF AUSTRALIA MEDAL CATEGORIES (Please tick the appropriate category for your nominee) Outstanding Bravery Courage Heroism Community Spirit Child of Courage Young Leader Care and Compassion Inspiration Environment Fair Go I am nominating two or more people in the Outstanding Bravery, Community Spirit, Heroism, Care and Compassion or Environment category. (Please attach details of additional nominees on a separate A4 sheet ofpaper. See details below) Attach a separate A4 sheet of paper explaining in 200 words or more about your nominee and why they deserve a Pride of Australia Medal. Please explain how their actions meet the criteria of the nominated category and how they have inspired you or your community. YOUR DETAILS Title: Mr Mrs Ms Other First Name ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Surname _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Address _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Suburb _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ State _________________________________________________________ Postcode _______________________________________________ Contact Number ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Email _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ I have read and understood the rules of entry available at www.ntnews.com.au/prideofaustralia I do not wish to be identifed as the nominator I do not wish to be contacted about the Pride of Australia Medal in the future SEND THE COMPLETED NOMINATION FORM TO: Pride of Australia Manager, GPO Box 1300 Darwin, NT, 0801 or nominate online at ntnews.com.au/prideofaustralia. Nominations close Sunday, 19 July 2015. PRIDE OF AUSTRALIA MEDAL CATEGORIES OUTSTANDING BRAVERY MEDAL For those who have helped save, or attempted to save, a life. COURAGE MEDAL For those who have overcome personal adversity through determination and strength of character. HEROISM MEDAL For those, professional or volunteer, who have protected the community through their work with the emergency services or the defence force. COMMUNITY SPIRIT MEDAL For those whose selfess and largely unacknowledged actions have enriched the lives of those in their community. CHILD OF COURAGE MEDAL A child 16 years or under who has helped/attempted to save, a life or overcome adversity through strength of character, allowing them to improve not only their lives, but also the lives of others. YOUNG LEADER MEDAL For those aged 25 years or under who have advanced a community through academic or personal endeavour. CARE AND COMPASSION MEDAL For volunteers, carers or medical professionals who have made a signifcant improvement to the lives of those around them. INSPIRATION MEDAL For teachers and role models whose compassion and wisdom while teaching, coaching or mentoring our youth has been truly inspiring. ENVIRONMENT MEDAL For an Australian or group of Australians whose actions have demonstrated leadership, raising awareness and/or teaching others about environmental issues. FAIR GO MEDAL For Australian citizens and permanent residents who were born overseas and have enriched Australia through their community involvement. FIND OUT MORE AT ntnews.com.au/prideofaustralia Do you know a local legend or someone in your community who deserves recognition? Nominate them for a Pride of Australia Medal. NOMINATIONS OPEN NOW Shane Tipungwuti 2014 OUTSTANDING BRAVERY MEDALLIST At the age of 11, Shane went to visit the local waterhole for a swim. On arrival he was told three-year-old Lucas Dhurrkay had fallen in. Without hesitation Shane jumped in and pulled Lucas out of the water before performing CPR until Lucas started breathing again, saving his life.