Emu and Bar to the Emu
The Emu Award is for Good Service for the State, National and International. Recipients of the Bar to the Emu are recognised for their continuation of excellent service in the Emu classification.
The descriptor and delegations guideline is in the table below.
To make a nomination please complete this form AW.13 Australian Adult Good Service Award Nomination Form
Scope of Recognition
Good service at State, National, World
The Bar to the Emu
Recipients of the Bar to the Emu are recognised for their continuation of excellent service in the Emu 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 this nomination?
The relevant Manager, Chairperson, or Commissioner of the nominee who has the most relevant and recent knowledge and awareness of their skill and capacity and service given
Who assesses the nomination?
State Awards Committees
National Awards Committee
Who approves the award
Due to the significance of this award, formal approval after the assessment by Awards Committees is sought from the State or National Board as per their Governance Arrangements.
For National Emu Awards, approval will be through the GGA HR Committee with endorsement from the Board of GGA.
gold bar with a navy edged circle depicting an emu on a cream background
Bar to Emu has a Navy Bar
Certificate and Citation
Last Modified: 05/07/17 at 3:10 PM