The state finalists for the 2022 Keep Australia Beautiful Sustainable Communities Tidy Towns  Awards are:

NSW – Singleton

NT – Ltyentye Apurte (Santa Teresa)

QLD – no entry for 2022


SA – Kimba

TAS – King Island

Population: 1,600

King Island in Bass Strait was settled, in the main, by soldier settlers after both World Wars. It has an economic basis of beef, crays and cheese with tourism and mining.

VIC – Horsham

Population: 17,000

Horsham is midway between Melbourne and Adelaide on the Western Highway. The city is the capital of the rich Wimmera agricultural and grazing land region

WA – Boddington