Civic Awards

2021's 5 award recipients, physically distanced in Te Marae o Hine, The Square.

The annual Civic Awards are the city's highest recognition for voluntary service, honouring those who give up their time to ensure community groups and organisations tick. Awards recipients have all made extraordinary contributions to the city. We honour them for their service to Palmerston North and its people.

Since the awards were introduced in 1988, 151 people have received this honour.

Palmy's 2021 Civic Award recipients are pictured. They are:

John Fowke

Professor Emeritus Margaret Tennant

Dr Hanif Quazi

Susan McConachy

Bal Ghimire