Past Award Recipients


Winners were announced at the Awards of Excellence Gala Dinner, Dockside Pavilion, Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney Wednesday 28th October. To check out the photos from the night click here

Individual Award Winners

Frank Stewart Distinguished Service Award

Andrew Smith, SA

David Aldous Student of the Year Award

Jess Fuller Smith

Hobart City Council, TAS

Emerging Leader Award

Eve Cracker

Logan City Council, QLD

Organisational Award Winners

Events Award

Toowoomba Regional Council

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Inclusive & Connected Communities Award

Toowoomba Regional Council

The CHANGE Project

Leisure Facilities: Development Award

Warringah Council

Warringah Creative Space

Leisure and/or Open Space: Planning Award

City of Greater Geelong and Inside Edge Sport and Leisure Planning

Innovative Regional Planning for Sport

Parks and Open Space: Development Award

City of Melbourne and Victoria Department of Health

Return to Royal Park

Playspace: Major ($0.5M +) Award

Frew Park Exceptional Playground

The Play Works and Brisbane City Council

Playspace: Minor (<$0.5M) Award

North Sydney Council

Three Playspaces for Less than $0.5M

Research Project Award

Bundaberg Regional Council

Active By Community Design - The Redevelopment of Boreham Park

Use of Technology Award

City of Busselton

Geothermal Heating Project: Geographe Leisure Centre

2014 National Awards

The 2014 Awards of Excellence were announced at the Cairns Convention Centre on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.

2014 Honour Roll

2013 National Awards

The 2013 Awards of Excellence were announced at the Pullman International Melbourne on Wednesday, October 16, 2013.

2013 Honour Roll

Previous Award Winners

A comprehensive list of previous Parks and Leisure Australia Awards winners from recent years both Nationally and Regionally.

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