We congratulate all of our finalists and recognise the important contribution they make to the local community.
The outcome of the public vote will determine the three successful 2021 finalists for every Westfield centre, with each of their affiliated organisations awarded a $10,000 grant to support their work to thrive.
The successful Westfield Local Heroes will be announced on 12 October.
To find out more about the 2021 Westfield Local Heroes finalists, please select your Westfield centre below.
Westfield Local Heroes recognises and promotes community role models whose work or activities create positive benefits for others in one or more of the following ways: nurturing a sense of belonging and inclusion, helping in times of community crisis, building community resilience, promoting positive health and wellbeing, improving access to community services and groups, and protecting the local environment.
In total, Westfield will be awarding 126 grants across Australia and New Zealand – totaling $1.26 million.
See all of our 2021 nominees and their organisations here.
Listen to Pam Wilson, National Community Experience Manager and creator of the Westfield Local Heroes program talk about the impact of the program to our local communities
Watch the videos below to meet one of our 2020 Westfield Local Heroes announced in October 2020.
Read our latest impact report highlighting how the program connects and enriches our communities
To keep up to date with all Westfield news, visit your local Westfield centre here or subscribe to our email newsletter below. Visit our Australian Westfield Local Heroes website here.