Awards Programs

Think Global, Act Local. Preeminent national awards programs recognising Australian achievements in areas of the environment, social justice and media excellence.

The Winners for the 2015 World Environment Day Awards have been announced. Winners were announced at the Awards Presentation Dinner held on Friday 5 June at the Park Hyatt Hotel, Melbourne. This special event was hosted by Rob Gell, Environmental Entrepreneur and Chairman of UNESCO Western Port Biosphere.


To view the media release announcing the 2015 winners click here.


2015 Winners & Finalists:

Clean Energy Awards (sponsored by the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources)

NSW Office of Environment and Heritage Sustainability Leadership Awards 

- Small and Medium Organisations

- Large Organisations

Swinburne University of Technology Excellence in Sustainable Design Award 

Hanson's Green Building Award

Habitat Restoration Fund Biodiversity Award 

Business Awards

Best Specific Environmental Initiative

Excellence in Overall Environmental Management

Environmental School Award

Excellence in Sustainable Water Management Award

Individual Award

Local Government Award

Best Specific Environmental Initiative

Media Award for Environmental Reporting

Sustainability Education Award 

Community Award

2014 Winners and Finalists:

Check out our video about the 2014 winners and view the media release announcing their success.

Previous winners and finalists

For a full list of winners and finalists from 2000 to 2015 click here (PDF Document).

For more information about winners and finalists, please contact UNAA Victoria on 03 9670 7878 or via email.