Wattle and Bar to the Wattle

The Wattle Award is for Good service in the Local area, Region, State, National and International.  Recipients of the Bar to the Wattle are recognised for their extended continuation of excellent service in the Wattle classification.

To make a nomination please complete this form AW.13 Australian Adult Good Service Award Nomination Form.

The descriptor and delegations guideline is in the table below.

TitleWattle Award

Scope of Recognition

Good service at Local, Region, State, National, World

Descriptor:

  • Recipients of this Award have demonstrated an effective contribution to GGA at the Local, Region, State, National or World level.
  • They provide support for others beyond their primary role.
  • They show regularly how to serve Girl Guiding by identifying and fulfilling needs which have a positive impact on others.
  • Those recognised with the Wattle Award are a role model to Guides, volunteers and the local community, consistently living the Promise and Law and abiding by the Code of Conduct.

The Bar to the Wattle

Recipients of the Bar to the Wattle are recognised for their extended continuation of excellent service in the Wattle classification.

Who can make the nomination for an adult member to receive this award?

Any Adult Member of a State Girl Guide Organisation or an individual member of Girl Guides Australia.

Who can approve the nomination?

The relevant Manager, Chairperson, or Commissioner of the nominee who has the most relevant, recent knowledge and awareness of their skill and capacity and the service given

Who assesses the nomination?

State Awards Committees

National Awards Committee

Who verifies the Award when conferred?

State Commissioner or Chief Commissioner

Insignia

Metal Badge

The Wattle

gold bar with a blue edged lozenge depicting a wattle on a green background.

Bar to Wattle has a Green Bar

Certificate and Citation

Last Modified: 20/06/17 at 10:41 AM