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Nominate someone special – Father of the Year

July 27, 2021 Community Impact

Nominations are open for the 2021 Victorian Father of the Year

DNA alone doesn’t make a dad and father figures come in all shapes and sizes. This year, the Y wants to recognise the amazing work that traditional and non-traditional fathers do to support young people.

Nominations are now open for the 2021 Victorian Father of the Year and can be made through the online form at until Sunday 8 August 2021.

Since 1956, the Victorian Father of the Year award has recognised Victorian dads and father figures who make positive contributions to their communities and who have a profound and constructive effect on young people.

The winner of this year’s Victorian Father of the Year will be presented by the Lord Mayor Sally Capp at a special ceremony held on Friday 3 September at the Melbourne Town Hall.

Please note: nominations must be submitted by people over 18 years of age.

Children and young people under 18 years can ask a relative or trusted adult to submit a nomination on their behalf.

Nominate today!

The Y acknowledges the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures; and to Elders past, present and future.

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