Hall of Fame Awards
Awards ceremony to recognise FNQ’s Italian/Australians achievements
An important part of the festival is the introduction of the HALL OF FAME AWARDS, which will form a yearly celebration of past and present Italian/Australians who made a significant contribution to the North Queensland region in Farming, Business, Development, Community Service, Sport, and Arts and Culture. We must not forget those who made a difference to make North Queensland what it is today.
The Hall of Fame Awards are presented at the “Cinecittà” Gala Ball.
Award Categories include:
- Community Service Award
- Farming and Agriculture Award
- Business Recognition Award
- Developing and Building Award
- Educational Achievement Award
- Sporting Achievement Award
- Arts and Culture Achievement Award
- Young Italian of the Year
- Life member, voted by the Cairns Italian Festival Committee
Nominations are now open!