Community Achievements

We like to celebrate residents at all stages of life and community involvement.

Did you know you can apply to receive a congratulatory letter from the mayor for different achievements such as volunteering or personal achievements?

If you know someone that should be recognised by Council please fill out the online form below or print the Congratulatory Letter Application Form and return via email to

If you know someone turning 100, you can request a ‘centenary tree’ planted in their honour. 

Completed application forms can be returned to Council via or by post at PO Box 1943, Hervey Bay, QLD, 4655.

Centenary Tree Policy Application Form for a Centenary Tree 

Congratulatory Letter - Online Application Form

If you know a resident, volunteer or young person in our community that should be recognised, please let us know.

For further information, please phone 1300 79 49 29 or email

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