NEW local awards will celebrate the youth of the Redlands and their contributions in the community.
The Redlands Coast Young Legends Awards, launched this week, will recognise the achievements of Redlands residents aged 13 to 25.
Mayor Karen Williams said there were a lot of young people in the community doing amazing things, but who were often overlooked.
“I know our youth will be our future leaders and it’s more important than ever for us to recognize the great contributions young people make in our community,” she said.
“When we were in the middle of the pandemic last year we noticed young people were helping others and volunteering with organisations within Redland City.
“Now we’re calling on people to nominate the Young Legends they…